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Overview If Remittance In Ethiopia

Abstract: 

The migration and development issue has expanded to include the potential of remittances. This paper describes the effects of remittance, the flows of remittance to Ethiopia and measures taken by government of Ethiopia to increase remittance. Given the lack of accurate information on the informal flows and the pattern of remittance to Ethiopia the study found a high potential of flow of remittances that can be remitted to the country. Following that, some measures that can help to realize the potential in the near future are recommended.

Corporate Author: 
Getnet Alemu and Getachew Yoseph (Editor) & Ethiopian Economic Association/Ethiopian Economic Policy Research Institute
Publisher: 
Ethiopian Economic Association (EEA)
ISBN/ISSN: 
978-9994-54-03-7
Primary Descriptors: 

Remittance

Geographic Descriptors: 
Ethiopia
Cataloge Date: 
02/27/2013
Broad Subject heading: 
GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
Call Number: 
330.963 PRO 2007
Serial Key Title: 
Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Ethiopian Economy
Publication catagory: 
Content type: 
Volume: 
I
Publication date: 
2013-05-27 23:07:00
Forum or Discussion date: 
2013-02-27 15:02:07
Place of publication: 
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Type of material: 
Book
Current frequency: 
Annualy