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Migration and Remittances in Moldova

Migration and Remittances in Moldova »

Series: IMF Special Issues

Author(s): Milan Cuc , Erik Lundback , and Edgardo Ruggiero

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 January 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589064904.058

ISBN: 9781589064904

Keywords: Workers remittances, remittances, migration, workers? remittances, balance of payments, migrant

Labor migration and remittances, which have increasingly become a part of the global landscape, have profound economic and social consequences. Moldova, a small low-income country where an estimated one-third of th...

Impact of Remittances on Poverty and Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Impact of Remittances on Poverty and Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Impact of Remittances on Poverty and Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2007/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Catherine Pattillo , and Smita Wagh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2007

ISBN: 9781451866025

Keywords: remittances, migration, migrant, remittance, international migration

This paper assesses the impact of the steadily growing remittance flows to sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Though the region receives only a small portion of the total recorded remittances to developing countries, and th...

The Nordic Labour Market two years after the EU enlargement
			: Mobility, effects and challenges

The Nordic Labour Market two years after the EU enlargement : Mobility, effects and challenges »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Line Eldring , and Jon Erik Dølvik

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2006

ISBN: 9789289313704

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Labour Migration, Labour Shortages, Influx of Labour, Laval/Vaxholm Case, Foreign Workers, European Labour Market

Two years after the enlargement of the EU a certain pattern has emerged in the labour migration streams from the new EU member states to the Nordic countries. Individual labour migration is growing, but varies stro...

Mobility of labour from new EU states to the Nordic Region
			:  - Development trends and consequences

Mobility of labour from new EU states to the Nordic Region : - Development trends and consequences »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Line Eldring , and Jon Erik Dølvik

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2008

ISBN: 9789289316880

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Labour Migration, Mobility of Labour, Poland, Lower Inflation, Emigration of Workers, Domestic Employment

This report sums up the developments in labour migration from the member countries to the Nordic Region since EU enlargement in 2004, the consequences for the labour markets in both the Nordic Region and in the cou...

EU Emission Trading - Economical Effects of Emission Auctions

EU Emission Trading - Economical Effects of Emission Auctions »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Jon Nysæther , Franziska Sinner , and Berit Tennbakk

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2009

ISBN: 9789289319447

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Trading, European Wide Allocation, Migration of EU Industries, Industry Benchmarks, Economy and national budget, Measures to Combat Climate Change

In the third trading period (2013-2020) of EU ETS, around two thirds of the total European wide allocation will be auctioned on average. Allowances for auctioning will be allocated among the Member States according...

Macroeconomic Consequences of Remittances

Macroeconomic Consequences of Remittances »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Connel Fullenkamp , Thomas Cosimano , Michael Gapen , Ralph Chami , Peter Montiel , and Adolfo Barajas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 March 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589067011.084

ISBN: 9781589067011

Keywords: Debt sustainability, Capital inflows, Economic models, Economic growth, Real effective exchange rates, Income, Migration, Labor markets, Workers remittances, remittances

Given the large size of aggregate remittance flows (billions of dollars annually), they should be expected to have significant macroeconomic effects on the economies that receive them. This paper directly addresses...

International Transactions in Remittances
			: Guide for Compilers and Users (RCG)

International Transactions in Remittances : Guide for Compilers and Users (RCG) »

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2012

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589069749.069

ISBN: 9781589069749

Keywords: remittances, remittance, surveys, survey, statistics, migration, remittances data, sampling, money transfer, remittance flows

This series contains practical "how-to" information for economists and includes topics such as tax policy, balance of payments statistics, external debt statistics, foreign exchange reserve management, and financia...

International Transactions in Remittances
			: Guide for Compilers and Users (RCG)

International Transactions in Remittances : Guide for Compilers and Users (RCG) »

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 January 2013

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589069763.069

ISBN: 9781589069763

Keywords: remittances, remittance, surveys, survey, statistics, migration, remittances data, sampling, money transfer, remittance flows

The International Transactions in Remittance: Guide for Compilers and Users (RCG) presents concepts, definitions, and classifications related to remittances. It is consistent with the new standards for measuring ba...

Economic Development of the Arab Countries
			: Selected Issues

Economic Development of the Arab Countries : Selected Issues »

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 1993

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451979466.071

ISBN: 9781451979466

Keywords: fdi, balance of payments, foreign investors, natural resources, migration, labor movements, direct investment, labor force, investors, foreign exchange

IMF economists work closely with member countries on a variety of issues. Their unique perspective on country experiences and best practices on global macroeconomic issues are often shared in the form of books on d...

New Zealand: Selected Issues

New Zealand: Selected Issues »

Source: New Zealand : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2005/153

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451830309

Keywords: migration, labor, net migration, unemployment rate, labor market

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the effect of international migration on unemployment in New Zealand. The empirical results in this paper suggest that net migration inflows give rise to a fall in the unemployme...