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Re-thinking Remittances: Social and Political Dimensions of Individual and Collective Remittances

@inproceedings{Goldring2003RethinkingRS,
  title={Re-thinking Remittances: Social and Political Dimensions of Individual and Collective Remittances},
  author={L. Goldring},
  year={2003}
}
  • L. Goldring
  • Published 2003
  • Economics
  • The development potential of remittances has become a “hot” topic in various circles. There are several reasons for the surge in interest, including the dramatic increase in official remittance figures, and economic and political crises in migrantand refugee-exporting countries. In this context, it is worth revisiting earlier debates on the development potential of remittances, which reached an impasse in the early 1990s. This paper attempts to push discussions beyond that impasse by making two… CONTINUE READING

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