A Gravity Model of Workers' Remittances

A Gravity Model of Workers' Remittances
This paper creates the first dataset of bilateral remittance flows for a limited set of developing countries and estimates a gravity model for workers' remittances. We find that most of the variation in bilateral remittance flows can be explained by a few gravity variables. The evidence on the motives to remit is mixed, but altruism may be less... READ MORE...

Publication date: December 2006
ISBN 9781451865509
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