Session 204
Remittances

Saturday, May 2
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Aqua Salon C
Level 3

Chair: Pia Orrenius, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Discussant: Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes, San Diego State University
Discussant: Valerie Mueller, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

1. Remittances and Labor Supply: The Case of KosovoJeta Rudi, University of Minnesota.

2. Remittance Responses to Temporary Discounts: A Field Experiment among Migrants from Central AmericaKate Ambler, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Diego Aycinena, Universidad Francisco Marroquín; Dean Yang, University of Michigan.

3. A Calendar Method of Collecting Remittance Use Data in a Remittance Dependent EconomyPrem B. Bhandari, University of Michigan; Indra Chaudhary, Institute for Social and Environmental Research, Nepal.

4. Testing the Remittance Decay Hypothesis with Appropriate Data: Transnational Family Arrangements and Remitting Behavior among Senegalese Migrants in EuropeAmparo Gonzalez-Ferrer, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC); Cris Beauchemin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Inmaculada Serrano, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC).

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