Migration, Remittances and Human Capital Investment in Kenya
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Keywordsmigration; remittances; human capital;
- F24 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Remittances
- I25 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Education and Economic Development
- J61 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers
- O12 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-DEV-2018-11-12 (Development)
- NEP-INT-2018-11-12 (International Trade)
- NEP-MIG-2018-11-12 (Economics of Human Migration)
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