Remittances as pure or precautionary investment? Risk, savings and return migration
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Keywordsreturn migration; remittances; risk; investment;
- D13 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Production and Intrahouse Allocation
- D80 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - General
- O12 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
- O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
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- NEP-ALL-2010-12-23 (All new papers)
- NEP-CWA-2010-12-23 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-MIG-2010-12-23 (Economics of Human Migration)
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