Do remittances promote financial development?

Workers' remittances to developing countries have become the second largest type of flows after foreign direct investment. This paper uses data on remittance flows to 109 developing countries during 1975–2007 to study the link between remittances and financial sector development. In particular,...

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Volume: 96
Main Author: Aggarwal, Reena
Demirgüç-Kunt, Asli
Pería, Maria Soledad Martínez
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2011
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Elsevier
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: Journal of development economics Vol. 96; no. 2; pp. 255 - 264
Data of publication: 2011
ISSN: 0304-3878
1872-6089
EISSN: 1872-6089
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Development Economics
Subjects:
F37
016
G21
LAW
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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