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What is the impact of international remittances on poverty and inequality in Latin America ? (English)

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Workers' remittances have become a major source of income for developing countries. However, little is still known about their impact on poverty and inequality. Using a large cross-country panel dataset, the authors find that remittances in Latin American... See More +

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  • Acosta, Pablo; Calderon, Cesar; Fajnzylber, Pablo; Lopez, Humberto;
  • 2007/06/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS4249
  • 1
  • 1
  • Latin America
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • 2010/07/01
  • What is the impact of international remittances on poverty and inequality in Latin America ?
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