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Title Diaspora for development in Africa / Sonia Plaza and Dilip Ratha, editors
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 328 pages) : illustrations
Series World Bank e-Library.
Contents Diasporas of the South : situating the African diaspora in Africa / Jonathan Crush -- Another link in the chain : migrant networks and international investment / David Leblang -- Return migration and small enterprise development in the Maghreb / Flore Gubert and Christophe J. Nordman -- Diaspora bonds : tapping the diaspora during difficult times / Suhas L. Ketkar and Dilip Ratha -- African diaspora associations in Denmark : a study of their development activities and potentials / Lars Ove Trans and Ida Marie Vammen -- The financial consequences of high-skill emigration : lessons from African doctors abroad / Michael A. Clemens -- France's codevelopment program : financial and fiscal incentives to promote diaspora entrepreneurship and transfers / Marion Panizzon -- The Migration for Development in Africa experience and beyond / Ndioro Ndiaye, Susanne Melde, and Rougui Ndiaye-Coïc -- Reinforcing the contributions of African diasporas to development / Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie -- Migration and productive investment : a conceptual framework / Valeria Galetto
Summary The diaspora of developing countries can be a potent force for development, through remittances, but more importantly, through promotion of trade, investment, knowledge and technology transfers. The book aims to consolidate research and evidence on these issues with a view to formulating policies in both sending and receiving countries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Migration for Development in Africa (Program)
SUBJECT Migration for Development in Africa (Program) fast
Subject African diaspora -- Economic aspects
Africans -- Foreign countries -- Economic aspects
Economic development -- Africa -- Finance
Emigrant remittances -- Africa
Entrepreneurship -- Africa
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Emigration & Immigration.
Economic development -- Finance
Emigrant remittances
Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects
Diaspora Religion
Afrikansk diaspora -- ekonomiska aspekter.
SUBJECT Africa -- Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects
Subject Africa
Afrika -- emigration och immigration -- ekonomiska aspekter.
Form Electronic book
Author Plaza, Sonia.
Ratha, Dilip.
ISBN 9780821382585