Friday, December 9 / 8:30 AM - 10:15 AM   •   Waongo 1

Session 113:
Migration, remittances, and development in origin countries

Chair: Victor Agadjanian, Arizona State University
Discussant: Victor Agadjanian, Arizona State University

  1. Effects of information asymmetries on subjective remittance expectations of those left behindSamuel Kojo Antobam, University of the Witwatersrand

  2. Remittances and living conditions of origin household: a comparison between Kinshasa (DRC) and Dakar (Senegal)Agbada Mangalu Mobhe, Université Catholique de Louvain ; Andonirina Rakotonarivo, Université catholique de Madagascar

  3. Remittances of return migrants and contribution to the development of Yaoundé from their investmentsKouassi De Syg Seke, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Démographiques (IFORD)

  4. Do migrant networks foster transnational solidarity? Network integration and remittance incentives among Senegalese in France and ItalyFlore Gubert, IRD, UMR 225 DIAL et PSE ; Jean-Noel Senne, CREST and DIAL ; Isabelle Chort, PSE

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