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The remittance debate reconsidered: interrogating transnational transfers between Ghanaian migrants in the United Kingdom and their relatives in Ghana

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While remittances have received renewed attention in development studies, researchers and policymakers have focused mainly on financial transfers from the ‘global North’ to the ‘global South’. They have largely neglected remittances going in the opposite direction, especially from relatives to migrants, as well as non-financial or in-kind remittances. To bridge this gap, this thesis examines transfers (financial as well as in-kind) in both directions between migrants and their relatives, u...

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SSD
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International Development
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Adiku, G
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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2019-05-21

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