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International remittances, or monies and goods sent by migrant workers to their home countries, now represent the second most important source of external funds after foreign direct investment for all developing economies, including those in Asia.
International remittances now represent the second most important source of external funds after foreign direct investment for all developing economies, including those in Asia. What impact are they having on reducing poverty?
Countries in developing Asia have moved more quickly and in greater numbers to join the ranks of middle-income economies than anywhere else in the world over the past 50 years.
Countries in developing Asia have moved more quickly and in greater numbers to join the ranks of middle-income economies than anywhere else in the world over the past 50 years.
Generating social and economic data separated by sex tells a more complete and nuanced story about income and ownership at the micro level.
Household-level poverty and development data often masks key inequalities between men and women, particularly when it comes to the control of resources and assets. A new effort is underway to take a closer look.