The Development Dimension Migration, Remittances and Development: CONCLUSIONS
The focus of this conference has been on the links between migrants, remittances and the economic development of sending countries. It provided an overview of the current magnitude of remittances, the characteristics of the migrants in question and the transmission channels used to send their savings back to their countries of origin. Much attention was paid to the impacts of remittances in terms of supporting living standards and economic development in the countries of origin.
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Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2005-11-01