Remittances, financial development, and growth

@inproceedings{Giuliano2009RemittancesFD,
  title={Remittances, financial development, and growth},
  author={Paola Giuliano and Marta Ruiz-Arranz},
  year={2009}
}
Despite the increasing importance of remittances in total international capital flows, the relationship between remittances and growth has not been adequately studied. This paper studies one of the links between remittances and growth, in particular how local financial sector development influences a country's capacity to take advantage of remittances. Using a newly-constructed dataset for remittances covering about 100 developing countries, we find that remittances boost growth in countries… CONTINUE READING

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