TITLE

FAMILY REMITTANCES

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Canada & the World Backgrounder;Oct2008, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the range of family remittances of migrant workers in 2005. According to the World Bank, migrant workers sent about 170 billion U.S. dollars to their families in their home nations. With that, $45 billion went to low-income countries such as India, and $88 billion to lower-middle-income nations such as China and the Philippines.
ACCESSION #
35207791

 

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