International Migration and Migrant Workers' Remittances in Indonesia

Findings of Baseline Surveys of Migrant Remitters and Remittance Beneficiary Households

Number of Pages: 
140
Year: 
2010
Electronic copy only
Description: 

Indonesia is the most populous and geographically largest country in Southeast Asia. It also has the second largest migrant worker population in the region.  The book looks into the context of Indonesian migrants and the remittances they send through a developmental lens. It aims to contribute to the discussion of issues regarding labour migration in Indonesia and provides baseline data useful for migration and developmental analysis.

Table of contents: 
  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction to the Study
  • Indonesian Economy, International Migration and Policy Framework
  • Workers' Remittances to Indonesia Trends and Framework
  • Survey of Remittance Beneficiary Households in Indonesia
  • Migration and Remittance Flows from Indonesia to Malaysia
  • Conclusions and Recommendations
  • Bibliography
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