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Emigration and education: the schooling of the left behind in Nigeria


  • Biniam E. Bedasso
  • Ermias G. Weldesenbet
  • Nonso Obikili


Despite recent political backlash in Europe and the United States, international migration remains a formidable force with wide-ranging consequences in destination and origin countries. The presence of a migrant family member living in a developed country could have multifaceted implications for the welfare of the left behind. In our recent paper we attempt to examine […]

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  • Biniam E. Bedasso & Ermias G. Weldesenbet & Nonso Obikili, 2019. "Emigration and education: the schooling of the left behind in Nigeria," Working Papers 175, Economic Research Southern Africa.
  • Handle: RePEc:rza:wpaper:175

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