Roman, Monica and Ileanu, Bogdan (2010): MODELAREA DECIZIEI DE REMITERE A EMIGRANŢILOR EST EUROPENI. Published in: Studii si Cercetari de Calcul Economic si Cibernetica Economica , Vol. 44, No. 3-4 (1 December 2010): pp. 87-97.
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The purpose of the paper is to analyze the migrants’ propensity to sending money to the origin country. The study is based on data coming from the National Immigrant Survey of Spain. We employ a binary logistic regression model in order to identify the impact of socio-demographical factors on the probability of sending money abroad from Spain, focusing on a large group of respondents, which are Eastern Europe migrants.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||MODELAREA DECIZIEI DE REMITERE A EMIGRANŢILOR EST EUROPENI|
|English Title:||MODELLING THE REMITTANCE DECISION OF EASTERN EUROPEAN EMIGRANTS|
|Keywords:||migration remmitances financial effects transition countries|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C5 - Econometric Modeling > C51 - Model Construction and Estimation
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J6 - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers > J61 - Geographic Labor Mobility ; Immigrant Workers
F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F24 - Remittances
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R2 - Household Analysis > R23 - Regional Migration ; Regional Labor Markets ; Population ; Neighborhood Characteristics
|Depositing User:||Monica Roman|
|Date Deposited:||24 Jun 2011 15:57|
|Last Modified:||08 Feb 2016 12:44|
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