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How Filipino immigrants in Italy send money back home 1 edition

How Filipino immigrants in Italy send money back home
Natalia Ribas Mateos

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How Filipino immigrants in Italy send money back home
the role of informal cross-border money remittances in the global economy
Natalia Ribas-Mateos And Charito Basa ; with a preface by Lourdes Beneria

Published 2012 by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Towards new paradigms
The relevance of the Filipino case
Frameworks of interpretation
The feminisation of migration from a Filipino perspective
Female Filipino migrants in Italy
Remittances as the new global trend
Making final goals : rural development and food security
The migration chapter
The migratory process
Evaluation of migration changes within the household
The selected migration areas
Family remittances
The transfer system
Remittance strategy
Gender relations
In the shadow of migration : agriculture sustainability
Impact on agriculture
Impact on food security
Community projects
Suggesting ideas for the future
Towards a community driven-development
The focus on institutional change
The focus on changing market access
Rural finance
Rural enterprises
Other types of rural investment

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


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HG3976 .R53 2012

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p. cm.

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