Written by IPS Research Team
02 Jul, 2019 | 3:47 pm
Remittances make an indispensable contribution to the Sri Lankan economy. In 2018, despite experiencing a decline for the second consecutive year, the country received remittances of over USD 7 billion, accounting for 7.9% of the GDP. Often, remittances to Sri Lanka are attributed to the temporary migrant workers and viewed from a national perspective. Nevertheless, as highlighted in a recent IPS study by the author, there are more dimensions to remittances. This blog examines the nuances of receipt of remittances, at the household level in Sri Lanka.
Written by Bilesha Weeraratne for IPS Research team
18 Jan, 2020 | 11:03 AM
18 Jan, 2020 | 09:06 AM
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