Banks and Remittances: From a Basic Service to More Complex Needs Along the Life Cycle
DEAS Università degli Studi di Milano Working Paper No. 2007-25
22 Pages Posted: 5 Jul 2007
Date Written: June 2007
The paper analyses the demand of remittance services within a framework that considers a wider range of migrants' financial needs and how this demand evolves along the life cycle and in relation to the immigration project. It also studies the key issues of the regulation both at international level and at national level with reference to the Italian context.
Keywords: Migrants and financial services, Money transfer, Regulation of payments services, Remittances
JEL Classification: G20, G28
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