Remittances and their impact: a study of Tonga and Western Samoa
|Collections||ANU Pacific Institute|
|Title:||Remittances and their impact: a study of Tonga and Western Samoa|
|Author(s):||Ahlburg, Dennis A|
|Publisher:||Canberra, ACT : National Centre for Development Studies, Research School of Pacific Studies, The Australian National University.|
|Series/Report no.:||National Centre for Development Studies (NCDS). Pacific Policy Papers : No. 07|
The economics of Tonga and Western Samoa are heavily dependent on worker remittances and their economic impacts, specifically their impacts on productive capacity, labour supply, income distribution, and their distortionary effects on the economy. Forecasts of future migration and remittances are presented and public policy options to influence and manage Hows are discussed.
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