Migration as a safety net and effects of remittances on household consumption: the case of Colombia

We assess whether international remittances affect Colombian household's expenditure composition and demand of education. We exploit the migratory wave that took place on late 90s due to one of the deepest crises in Colombian history, along with instituti

Detalles Bibliográficos
Autores Principales: Cardona-Sosa, Lina Marcela, Medina-Durango, Carlos Alberto
Formato: Documento de trabajo (Working Paper)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Banco de la República 2006
Acceso en línea:http://repositorio.banrep.gov.co/handle/20.500.12134/5432