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International Migration and Development in East Asia and the Pacific

Ahmad Ahsan, Manolo Abella, Andrew Beath, Yukon Huang, Manjula Luthria, and Trang Van Nguyen
Format
Book
Published
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, [2014]
Language
English
ISBN
9780821396490, 0821396498, 9780821399576 (electronic)
Contents
  • Overview
  • Migration and its impacts
  • Labor migration and economic growth in East and South-East Asia / by Terrie Walmsley, Angel Aguiar and S. Amer Ahmed
  • Remittances, household investment and poverty in Indonesia / by Richard H. Adams, Jr. and Alfredo Cuecuecha
  • More or less consumption? : the effect of remittances on Filipino hsehold spending behavior / by Emily C. A. Cabegin and Michael Alba
  • Impacts of international migration and remittances on child outcomes and labor supply in Indonesia: how does gender matter? / by Trang Nguyen and Ririn Purnamasari
  • The effects of immigration on the Thai wage structure / by Dilaka Lathapipat
  • The impact of foreign labor on labor productivity and wages in Malaysian manufacturing, 2000-2006 / by Tham Siew Yean and Liew Chei Siang
  • Managing migration
  • Indonesia's regulatory, institutional and governance structure for international labor migration / by Ari Kuncoro, Arie Damayanti and Ifa Isfandiarni
  • The Philippine labor migration industry for health and educational services : regulatory and governance structures / by Tereso S. Tullao, Jr., Mitzie I. P. Conchada and John P. R. Rivera
  • Vietnam's regulatory, institutional and governance structure for international labor migration / by Nguyen Huyen Le and Daniel Mont
  • Singapore's system for managing foreign manpower / by Yap Mui Teng
  • The management of foreign workers in Malaysia : institutions and governance regime / By Azizah Kassim, Terence Too and Mahani Zainal Abidin
  • A cost-benefit analysis of the legal status of migrant workers in Thailand / by Charamporn Holumyong and Sureeporn Punpuing.
Description
xxii, 221 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
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