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Migration and Remittances: A network analysis

by Thi Hong Hanh Pham a,* orcid
LEMNA and IAE Nantes - Economics & Management, Nantes University, Nantes, France
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JEA  2023, 23; 2(2), 23;
Received: 9 February 2023 / Accepted: 29 March 2023 / Published Online: 31 March 2023


Applying the network analysis’ tools and a large dataset over 2000-2017, this paper provides insights to the patterns and structure of global and regional migration and remittances as well as the connection between these two phenomena inside a complex network. We reveal that even though the structure of migration and remittance networks is slightly altering, the major changes have only occurred in the intensive margin of the networks. In addition, there is a deepening intra-regional trend regarding the structure of migration communities. By contrast, we observe an instability in the structure of migration and remittance communities formed around the U.S.

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