What questions would social scientists ask about remittances if they thought of remittances not as a windfall, but as a return on investment? and I offer 12 answers in our new paper in Development Policy Review-->
Just learned that my paper ( ) with on thinking about migration as a household finance strategy was among the top 10% of downloads at Development Policy Review. Now taking bets on the o/u for that list being >20
It’s time to reframe the research agenda on migration and remittances and I
A must-read on #remittances is & 's “Migration and household finances: How a different framing can improve thinking about migration” #DevelopmentPolicyReview (2020) showing important fallacies in the common approaches & alternatives