International Political Economy Series

Diaspora Engagement and Development in South Asia

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

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A global cast of contributors document the various forms of diaspora engagement – philanthropy, volunteerism, advocacy, entrepreneurship, and virtual diaspora - in South Asia and provide insights on how to tap the development potential of diaspora engagement for countries in South Asia.

About the authors

Ahsan Ullah, The American University in Cairo, Egypt Antony Palackal, Loyola College of Social Sciences, Kerala, India Carolin Fischer, University of Oxford, UK Jeffrey Samuels, Western Kentucky University, USA Kiran Mirchandani, University of Toronto, Canada Manashi Ray, West Virginia State University, USA Md Mizanur Rahman, National University of Singapore, Singapore Navtej Purewal, University of Manchester, UK Pierre Gottschlich, University of Rostock, Germany Prakash Khanal, Himalayan Development International, UK S Akbar Zaidi, Columbia University, USA Smita Tiwari, University of Delhi, India Taiabur Rahman, Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Kazakhstan Tan Tai Yong, National University of Singapore, Singapore Umber Bin Ibad, University of Manchester, UK Virinder S Kalra, University of Manchester, UK

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Introduction: Diaspora Engagement and Development in South Asia

    Pages 1-19

    Yong, Tan Tai (et al.)

  • From Germany to India: The Role of NRIs and PIOs in Economic and Social Development Assistance

    Pages 20-40

    Gottschlich, Pierre

  • Influencing from Afar: Role of Pakistani Diaspora in Public Policy and Development in Pakistan

    Pages 41-55

    Zaidi, S. Akbar

  • Afghan Diasporas in Britain and Germany: Dynamics, Engagements and Agency

    Pages 56-74

    Fischer, Carolin

  • The Global Circulation of Skill and Capital — Pathways of Return Migration of Indian Entrepreneurs from the United States to India

    Pages 75-102

    Ray, Manashi

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Diaspora Engagement and Development in South Asia
Editors
  • T. Yong
  • M. Rahman
Series Title
International Political Economy Series
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-33445-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137334459
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-33444-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46273-5
Series ISSN
2662-2483
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 262
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