The percentage of Nicaraguan immigrants in Costa Rica has quadrupled over 15 years, from 2% to 8% of the country's economically active population.
Laura Recuero Virto is an economist at the Africa and Middle East Team at the Development Center
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Aid ineffectiveness, fragmentation, and volatility have already been highlighted by scholars and OECD studies. Far fewer studies have been devoted to another problem of capital flows: herding behaviour.
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The rapid and massive increase in rural-to-urban worker flows to the coast of China has drawn recent attention to the welfare of migrants working in urban regions, particularly to their working conditions and pay; serious concern is raised regarding pay discrimination against rural migrants.
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Governing Board Meeting 3 July
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The objective of the workshop is to discuss migration issues in Central America, focusing on themes which have received only limited attention so far, namely the governance of migration and the links between migration and labour markets.
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Presentation Costa Rica