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The Jordanian migration system in transition


  • Findlay, Allan M.


Based on data available from various surveys and other information sources, attempts to determine the volume and characteristics of recent return migration flows in Jordan. Focuses on the impact of return migration on Jordanian domestic labour market and economy and concludes with an overview of possible policy options for the coming years. Covers trends from 1970 to 1986 and projections from 1986 to 1990.

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  • Findlay, Allan M., 1987. "The Jordanian migration system in transition," ILO Working Papers 993416803402676, International Labour Organization.
  • Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:993416803402676

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    1. Choucri, Nazli, 1986. "The hidden economy: A new view of remittances in the arab world," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 14(6), pages 697-712, June.
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