Emigration from the South Caucasus: who goes abroad and what are the economic implications?

  title={Emigration from the South Caucasus: who goes abroad and what are the economic implications?},
  author={Zvezda Dermendzhieva},
  journal={Post-Communist Economies},
  pages={377 - 398}
This article provides the first comparable cross-country empirical evidence on labour migration from the South Caucasus, based on a well-designed household survey from Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. It quantifies recent emigration flows and provides preliminary evidence on the economic consequences of migration for the region. Results show that the most common destination for South Caucasian migrants is Russia and that the most common purpose of migration is to work abroad. An analysis of the… 

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