Migrant labor remittances in South Asia

Type Book
Title Migrant labor remittances in South Asia
Publication (Day/Month/Year) 2005
Publisher World Bank Publications
City Washington
Country/State USA/DC
URL http://books.google.ca/books?id=4L3hLKnh260C&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=one​page&q&f;=false
Remittances from migrant workers are an increasingly important and stable source of external finance for countries in the South Asia region. This publication examines key issues relating to the remittance industry in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, including the impact of remittances on poverty and economic development, the public infrastructure for remittances, official and unofficial financial institutions.

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