International Migration, Economic Development and Policy


Customers in Western Europe and Japan please order from Palgrave Macmillan by visiting their website at If you wish to preorder this title please complete our order form and fax it to +1-703-661-1501. International migration has become acentral element of international relations and global integration due to its rapidly increasing economic, social, and cultural impact in both source and destination countries. This book provides new evidence on the impact of migration and remittances on several development indicators, including innovative thinking about thenexus between migration and birth rates. In addition, the book identifies the effect of host country policies on migration flows, examines the determinants of return and repeat migration, and explores the degree of success of return migrants upon return to their country of origin.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Çaḡlar Özden
  • Maurice Schiff
  • Christopher R. Parsons
  • Ronald Skeldon
  • Terrie L. Walmsley
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Washington, DC
Publication year:
  • 2007


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