Moving toward reform? Mobility, health, and development in the context of neoliberalism

@inproceedings{Levitt2013MovingTR,
  title={Moving toward reform? Mobility, health, and development in the context of neoliberalism},
  author={Peggy Levitt and Nikhil Rajaram},
  year={2013}
}
We explore one aspect of the relationship between migration and development: how return migrants and people who have worked or studied abroad for various lengths of time influence the health sector by bringing or sending back social remittances—ideas, practices, and know-how. Our findings are base on fieldwork in Gujarat, India. The organizations we studied and the people who work for them are embedded in both secular versus religious and highly structured versus loosely organized networks. We… CONTINUE READING

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