Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ralph Chami , Adolfo Barajas , Anjali Garg , and Connel Fullenkamp
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2010
Keywords: global crisis, remittance, migrant, host country, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: General,
Using data on the distribution of migrants from Africa, GDP growth forecasts for host countries, and after estimating remittance multipliers in recipient countries, this paper estimates the impact of the global eco...