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New Perspectives on International Migration and Development
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New Perspectives on International Migration and Development

Jeronimo Cortina and Enrique Ochoa-Reza

Abstract

This book draws attention to migration's developmental impacts on sending and receiving societies. Through current case studies, it examines the interplay among migration, development, culture, family reunification, human rights, and government, all with the aim of advancing more effective solutions to international migration issues. The volume's multidisciplinary perspective combines theoretical discussions with empirical applications, appealing to both academics and policymakers eager to maximize migration's developmental impacts. The book begins with a discussion detailing when and why migr ... More

Keywords: migration, development, culture, family, human rights, GDP, poverty, social roles, underdevelopment, women

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780231156806
Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: November 2015 DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231156806.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jeronimo Cortina, editor

Enrique Ochoa-Reza, editor

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