International Migration, Vol. 51(Supplement s1) 2013 International Migration and Remittances

Number of Pages: 
263
ISSN: 
0020-798551s1
Year: 
2013
Description: 

International Migration is a refereed bimonthly review of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on current migration issues as analysed by demographers, economists, and sociologists all over the world. The journal is edited at Georgetown University's Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM) and published and distributed by Wiley. The editors at ISIM are responsible for the direction and content of the journal.

Table of contents: 
  • The Queue Outside the Embassy: Remittances, Inequality and Restrictive Migration Regimes by Lisa Åkesson
  • Living in Limbo: Transnational Households, Remittances and Development by Ernesto Castañeda
  • Macroeconomic Determinants of Remittance Volatility: An Empirical Test by Mahalia Jackman
  • An Econometric Analysis of The Remittance Determinants Among Ghanaians and Nigerians in The United States, United Kingdom, and Germany by Sencer Ecer and Andrea Tompkins
  • US Remittances to the Caribbean, Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobagoby Samuel S. Sampson and Angela Branch-Vital
  • Financial Determinants of International Remittance Flows to the Sub-Saharan African Region by Abel Ebeh Ezeoha
  • Can Migratory Contacts and Remittances Contribute to Reconciliation and Reconstruction in Rwanda? by Kim Caarls, Sonja Fransen and Ruerd Ruben
  • Factors Impacting Remittances by Skilled Ghanaians Abroad by Kwame Appiah-Yeboah, Asamoah Bosomtwi and Muriel A. Yeboah
  • Financial Access for Migrants and Intermediation of Remittances in South Africa by Daniel Makina
  • Migration and Characteristics of Remittance Senders in South Africa by Daniel Makina
  • Gendering Migrant Remittances: Evidence from Bangladesh and the United Arab Emirates by Md Mizanur Rahman
  • How Responsive are Remittances to Recipients’ Welfare? Evidence from Fiji by Eliana V. Jimenez and Richard P.C. Brown
  • Household Migration, Remittances and Their Impact on Health in Indonesia by Yao Lu
  • International Contract-Based Migration, Remittances, and Household Well-Being in the Western Province of Sri Lanka by Manohar P. Sharma
  • International Migration, Remittances and Subsistence Farming: Evidence from Nepal by Amina Maharjan, Siegfried Bauer and Beatrice Knerr

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