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Remittances in the Republic of Moldova:Lost opportunities

Revista Romana de Economie. 2011;32(1):5-18


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Journal Title: Revista Romana de Economie

ISSN: 1220-5567 (Print); 2344-4657 (Online)

Publisher: Romanian Academy

Society/Institution: Romanian Academy, Institute of National Economy

LCC Subject Category: Social Sciences: Economic theory. Demography: Economics as a science

Country of publisher: Romania

Language of fulltext: Romanian, French, English

Full-text formats available: PDF




Alexandru STRATAN


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Time From Submission to Publication: 8 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

The article covers the problem of the relationship between remittances and economic growth as well as the use of remittances for productive investment in order to contribute to long-run development. Also, there are given some stylized facts of remittances in the Republic of Moldova and their impact over the national economy. Because of its business and investment climate, because of its financial system and macroeconomic policies that were conducted, Moldova has lost almost all opportunities to benefit from remittances.