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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...

The Relation Between Skill Levels and the Cyclical Variability of Employment, Hours, and Wages

The Relation Between Skill Levels and the Cyclical Variability of Employment, Hours, and Wages »

Source: The Relation Between Skill Levels and the Cyclical Variability of Employment, Hours, and Wages

Volume/Issue: 1993/44

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Keane , and Eswar Prasad

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1993

ISBN: 9781451974621

Keywords: wage, employment, worker, unemployment

This paper uses micro panel data to examine differences in the cyclical variability of employment, hours, and real wages for skilled and unskilled workers. Contrary to conventional wisdom, we find that, at the aggr...

Fiscal Policy, Labor Markets and the Poor

Fiscal Policy, Labor Markets and the Poor »

Source: Fiscal Policy, Labor Markets and the Poor

Volume/Issue: 1990/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 1990

ISBN: 9781451964370

Keywords: unskilled labor, unskilled workers, labor market, skilled labor, skilled workers

In designing policy measures, including possible social safety nets, targeted to the poor, it is important to fully understand the efficiency implications of these measures. There is abundant macroeconomic literatu...

Market Liberalization Policies in a Reforming Socialist Economy

Market Liberalization Policies in a Reforming Socialist Economy »

Source: Market Liberalization Policies in a Reforming Socialist Economy

Volume/Issue: 1991/119

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Elias Dinopoulos , and Timothy Lane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1991

ISBN: 9781451940091

Keywords: wage, wages, worker, administered price

The IMF Working Papers series is designed to make IMF staff research available to a wide audience. Almost 300 Working Papers are released each year, covering a wide range of theoretical and analytical topics, inclu...

The Employment and Wage Effects of Oil Price Changes

The Employment and Wage Effects of Oil Price Changes »

Source: The Employment and Wage Effects of Oil Price Changes : A Sectoral Analysis

Volume/Issue: 1995/37

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Keane , and Eswar Prasad

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1995

ISBN: 9781451845518

Keywords: wage, employment, worker, employment probabilities

In this paper, we use micro panel data to examine the effects of oil price changes on employment and real wages, at the aggregate and industry levels. We also measure differences in the employment and wage response...

Do Workers' Remittances Promote Economic Growth?

Do Workers' Remittances Promote Economic Growth? »

Source: Do Workers' Remittances Promote Economic Growth?

Volume/Issue: 2009/153

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2009

ISBN: 9781451873009

Keywords: private flows, remittance, workers ? remittances, remittance flows,

Over the past decades, workers' remittances have grown to become one of the largest sources of financial flows to developing countries, often dwarfing other widely-studied sources such as private capital and offici...

Mozambique

Mozambique »

Source: Mozambique : Statistical Annex

Volume/Issue: 1999/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

ISBN: 9781451827057

Keywords: worker, salaries, wage, labor income, debt relief

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia »

Source: Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/232

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498376150

Keywords: remittances, diaspora, remittance, migration, workers ’; remittances

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Mozambique

Mozambique »

Source: Mozambique : Statistical Annex

Volume/Issue: 1995/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 1995

ISBN: 9781451827026

Keywords: salaries, labor income, wage, wages, worker

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Mozambique

Mozambique »

Source: Mozambique : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1996/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 1997

ISBN: 9781451827033

Keywords: salaries, wages, wage, worker, labor income

This paper reviews economic developments in the Republic of Mozambique during 1990-96. Under the Economic and Social Rehabilitation Program (ESRP), the economy has made impressive economic gains. Real GDP growth av...