The note utilizes data from the most recent iteration of the RPW database to identify and analyse global, regional, and country-specific trends in remittance prices, and discuss the factors influencing them.
Identifying Complementary Effects of Financial Education on Migrant Households
The Philippine Quarterly Update provides an update on key economic and social developments, and policies over the past three months.
This report analyzes the growth and evolution of applications for mobile phones, focusing on their use in agriculture, health and financial services, as well as their impact on employment and government.
This paper summarizes financial inclusion across Africa. First, it provides a brief overview of the African financial sector landscape.
Edited by Ibrahim Sirkeci, Jeffrey H. Cohen, Dilip RathaUnderstanding the impact of the crisis on global markets, developing nations, and the practices of their migrant communities drives this study.
Officially recorded remittance flows to developing countries are estimated to have eached $372 billion in 2011, an increase of 12.1
This volume is a product of the staff of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/ The World Bank. The
By: Gabriel Demombynes and Aaron Thegeya The mobile revolution has transformed the lives of Kenyans, providing not just communications but
With an estimated US$55 billion in remittance inflows in 2010, India is the world’s foremost remittance destination. The size and potential impact of these inflows is large.