More than a criminal tool: the Hawala system’s role as a critical remittance channel for low-income Pakistani migrants in Dubai

This paper examines how and why migrants remit through unauthorized remittance channels (namely the hawala or hundi) and investigates the hawala's developmental roles and effects on migrants’ socioeconomic status. Applying a qualitative case study of 30 low-income Pakistani migrants in Dubai, w...

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Volume: 2
Main Author: Malit, Froilan T
Al Awad, Mouawiya
Naufal, George
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Transnational Press London 2017
published in: Remittances Review Vol. 2; no. 2; pp. 63 - 88
Data of publication: 2017
ISSN: 2059-6588
2059-6596
EISSN: 2059-6596
Alternate Title: More than a criminal tool: the Hawala system’s role as a critical remittance channel for low-income Pakistani migrants in Dubai
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Database: Central and Eastern European Online Library
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Central and Eastern European Online Library (C.E.E.O.L.) (DFG Nationallizenzen)
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