Cultural Effects and Savings: Evidence from Immigrants to the United Arab Emirates

This study attempts to investigate the effects of cultural origin on the saving behaviour of immigrants in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Using household survey data covering 3206 households, savings rates are found to be remarkably different across households from different countries/regions. Immi...

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Volume: 39
Main Author: Al-Awad, Mouawiya
Elhiraika, Adam
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: ESSEX Taylor & Francis Group 01.06.2003
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published in: The Journal of development studies Vol. 39; no. 5; pp. 139 - 151
Data of publication: 6/1/2003
ISSN: 0022-0388
1743-9140
EISSN: 1743-9140
Discipline: Economics
Political Science
Series: The Journal of Development Studies
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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