Labor Mobility and Remittances in Asia and the Pacific during and after the COVID-19 Pandemic

Publication | December 2021
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This brief outlines key trends in labor mobility and remittance flows in Asia and the Pacific and discusses policy considerations.

Remittance inflows to Asia and the Pacific declined by 2% in 2020. They are expected to recover at a growth rate of 6.7% for 2021 and 5.9% in 2022. The brief provides policy recommendations to help improve labor migration governance and maximize the economic potential of migration and remittances while addressing ongoing challenges.

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Type
Series
Subjects
  • Economics
  • COVID-19
  • Social development and protection
  • Social protection - labor and employment
Pages
  • 14
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • BRF210493-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9269-234-6 (print)
  • 978-92-9269-235-3 (electronic)
ISSN
  • 2071-7202 (print)
  • 2218-2675 (electronic)

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