Remittances and Temporary Migration

In this paper we study the remittance behavior of immigrants and how it relates to temporary versus permanent migration plans. We use a unique data source that provides unusual detail on remittances and return plans, and follows the same household over time. Our data allows us also to distinguish be...

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Main Author: Mestres, Josep
Dustmann, Christian
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.02.2009
Related: Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London
Data of publication: 2009/02
Series: CReAM Discussion Paper Series
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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