Migration

How migrants who send money home have become a global economic force

Migrants send home more money than countries receive in aid. Image: REUTERS/Eric Thayer

William Lacy Swing

Digital Member, International Organization for Migration (IOM)

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Top remittance receivers in 2016 Image: IMF and World Bank
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