Corpus ID: 128796016

Remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean in 2012: Differing Behavior Across Subregions

@inproceedings{Maldonado2013RemittancesTL,
  title={Remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean in 2012: Differing Behavior Across Subregions},
  author={R. Maldonado and Mar{\'i}a Luisa Hayem},
  year={2013}
}
This paper provides information about the amount of remittances received by countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) in 2012. The authors state that this number is nearly the same as in the previous year, resulting in a practically null rate of growth at the regional level. Since the final quarter of 2008, rising unemployment in traditional remittance-sending countries such as the United States, Spain, and Japan, along with the resulting reduction in income of the LAC migrants living… Expand
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