Emigration, remittances and the education of children staying behind

evidence from Tajikistan

We study the relationship between migration and childrenś education in Tajikistan - one of the poorest and most remittance-dependent economies in the world. The analysis of a unique threewave household panel survey reveals that emigration of family members is negatively associated with childrenś sch...

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Main Author: Gatskova, Kseniia
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Regensburg Osteuropa-Inst 2015
Data of publication: 2015
Series: IOS working papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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