Luicy Pedroza / Pau Palop / Bert Hoffmann

Emigrant Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean

Edición Especial FLACSO Chile | FLASCO Chile | 2016


  • Series

    Edición Especial FLACSO Chile

    Publisher

    FLASCO Chile

    Location

    Santiago de Chile

    URN

    http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar-53972-1



    Prof. Dr. Bert Hoffmann

    Lead Research Fellow / Head GIGA Berlin Office Editor GIGA Focus Latin America

    bert.hoffmann@giga-hamburg.de


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    Dataset | 2017

    Emigrant Policies Index (EMIX) Dataset

    Over the last decades states of origin have increasingly adopted policies to keep political, economic or political ties with their emigrants (i.e. non-resident citizens). These emigrant policies vary…

    https://doi.org/10.7802/1499

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    Prof. Dr. Marco Martiniello

    Prof. em. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Puhle

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