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Conditional and Unconditional Transfers: Remittances and the take-up of CCT programs in developing countries
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Government.
2016 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This study examines the relationship between reception of remittances and CCT participation. Three hypotheses, predicting a negative relationship between remittances and CCTs, are presented. These are tested by logit regressions based on data from national household surveys from four Latin American countries. The study finds some support for a negative correlation between remittances and CCT participation, but lack of data restricts the possibility of drawing firm conclusions from the study.

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2016. , 35 p.
Keyword [en]
Conditional cash transfers, remittances, social assistance, human capital development
National Category
Globalization Studies
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-295211OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-295211DiVA: diva2:933180
Subject / course
Development Studies
Educational program
Bachelor Programme in Peace and Development Studies
Available from: 2016-06-07 Created: 2016-06-03 Last updated: 2016-06-07Bibliographically approved

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