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International Political Economy Series

Migrant Remittances in South Asia

Social, Economic and Political Implications

Editors: Rahman, M., Yong, T., Ullah, A. (Eds.)

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This volume provides theoretical treatments of remittance on how its development potential is translated into reality. The authors meticulously delve into diverse mechanisms through which migrant communities remit, investigating how recipients engage in the development process in South Asia.

About the authors

Amar Anwar, Cape Breton University, Canada Bhubanesh Pant, Nepal Rastra Bank, Nepal Bhupal Singh, Reserve Bank of India at Mumbai, India Brenda S.A. Yeoh, National University of Singapore. Singapore Lian Kwen Fee, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Mallik Akram Hossain, Jagannath University, Dhaka, Bangladesh Marta Bivand Erdal, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Norway Mazhar Mughal, University of Pau, France Natacha Stevanovic Fenn, independent scholar Puja Guha, independent scholar Rita Afsar, University of Western Australia (UWA), Australia Vani S. Kulkarni, Yale University, USA

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Migrant Remittances in South Asia: An Introduction

    Rahman, Md Mizanur (et al.)

    Pages 1-30

  • Understanding Remittances: Theoretical and Methodological Issues

    Rahman, Md Mizanur (et al.)

    Pages 33-51

  • Gender and Remittances: Remodelling Remittance Exposure

    Ullah, A K M Ahsan

    Pages 52-67

  • Formal Remittances: Costs and Efficiencies of Remittance Transfers to South Asia

    Singh, Bhupal

    Pages 71-87

  • Social Organization of Hundi: Informal Remittance Transfer to South Asia

    Rahman, Md Mizanur (et al.)

    Pages 88-111

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Migrant Remittances in South Asia
Book Subtitle
Social, Economic and Political Implications
Editors
  • M. Rahman
  • T. Yong
  • A. Ullah
Series Title
International Political Economy Series
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-35080-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137350800
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-35079-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46858-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 302
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