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The Impact of Migration on The Left-Behind Children in Indonesia

@inproceedings{Kusumawardhani2013TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Migration on The Left-Behind Children in Indonesia},
  author={N. Kusumawardhani and N. Warda},
  year={2013}
}
According to New Economics of Labor Migration, migration is understood as a household decision rather than an individual decision, and households decide to send one of its member to migrate based on the cost-benefit analysis. Migration may affect condition of household in the origin through economic and non-economic pathways. It is perceived as an investment strategy to diversify household risk and as a way to enhance livelihood through receipt of remittances. At the same time, there are… CONTINUE READING