Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Hector Perez-Saiz , Jemma Dridi , Tunc Gursoy , and Mounir Bari
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 August 2019
Keywords: Economic conditions, National accounts aggregates, Real sector, Official development assistance, Foreign direct investment, Remittances, Sub-Saharan Africa, networks, centrality, remittance inflow
We propose a simple macroeconomic model with input-output sectoral linkages based on Acemoglu et al. (2016) to quantify how changes in aggregate demand due to additional income from household's remittances propagat...