Financing the Family

Remittances to Central America in a Time of Crisis

  • Gabriela Inchauste
  • Ernesto Stein

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Gabriela Inchauste, Ernesto Stein
    Pages 1-17
  3. Gabriela Inchauste, Ernesto Stein
    Pages 19-46
  4. Gabriela Inchauste, Ernesto Stein
    Pages 113-141
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 165-191

About this book


Interest in learning how to make the most of the potential developmental benefits of remittance flows has grown worldwide. Financing the Family adds to that body of knowledge with a summary of recent research that emphasizes experimental approaches, focuses on Central America, and analyzes the impact of the recent financial crisis.


cointegration development Economic Development employment financial crisis integration learning migrants migration Poverty research science and technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Gabriela Inchauste
    • 1
  • Ernesto Stein
    • 2
  1. 1.World BankUSA
  2. 2.Inter-American Development BankUSA

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