Sökning: "remittances"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 107 uppsatser innehållade ordet remittances.

  1. 1. Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Författare :Catherine Suubi Kayonga; [2021-02-05]
    Nyckelord :Transnationalism; adaptation; Ugandan students; cultural differences; coping mechanisms;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the transnational experiences of Ugandan students in Gothenburg; Sweden. The focus was to understand how cultural differences affect the academic and social life of these students, the ways in which they adapt to the new host country Sweden, challenges they might have encountered and how they have managed to overcome them. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Emigration and Political Stability : A quantitative analysis on the effects of emigration on political stability in developing states

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Andreas Lindström; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Migration; Emigration; Brain-Drain; Remittances; Political Stability;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, the relationship between emigration and political stability is explored.  The scope is limited to emigration from developing states to 20 OECD destination countries. The relationship is analysed with OLS regression with a host of democratic and stability controls. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Effects of External Money Inflow on Economic Growth in Pacific Island States

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Författare :Chandra Börs; [2021]
    Nyckelord :External capital; FDI; ODA; Remittances; Economic Growth; Pacific Island Countries; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : External money inflows in form of FDI, ODA, and remittances make up for a substantial share of GDP in PICs. In this dissertation, the effect of external capital inflows on economic growth in receiving countries is evaluated. This study is amongst the first to investigate the interconnected effects of FDI, ODA, and remittances upon output for PICs. LÄS MER

  4. 4. "If I do not provide for my family, who else will?" : A qualitative study on motives behind remittances and the impact it has on Iraqi and Somali migrants in Sweden

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Hodan Abdi; Meysa Ati; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Remittances; Transnationalism; Motives; and Swedish Migrants;

    Sammanfattning : According to the World Bank’s (2019) latest Migration and Development Brief, remittances to low and middle-income countries reached a record high in 2018. This study examines Swedish migrants’ motives behind remittances and their experience with the social and economic impact of sending remittances. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Remittances - A Tool for Democratization? A Global Study on Protests and Remittance Flows

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Elias Jbari; Vasu Gandhi; [2021]
    Nyckelord :remittances; economic development; international migration; structure and scope of government;

    Sammanfattning : Can remittances function as a tool to overthrow political regimes? This paper aims to answer that question while performing an in-depth analysis of the relation between protests and remittances. Remittances refer to the international money flows from emigrants to their relatives in the country of origin. LÄS MER