Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/84813
Authors: 
Stark, Oded
Dorn, Agnieszka
Year of Publication: 
2012
Series/Report no.: 
ZEF Discussion Papers on Development Policy 170
Abstract: 
Strong ties with the home country and with the host country can coexist. An altruistic migrant who sends remittances to his family back home assimilates more the more altruistic he is, and also more than a non-remitting migrant.
Subjects: 
Assimilation of migrants
Acculturation identity
Links with the home country
Altruism
Remittances
JEL: 
D01
D13
D64
F22
F24
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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