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Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Analysis of the relationship between remittances and the local economies in Central America, with special attention to Nicaragua and Guatemala. It also provides some policy recommendations to…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
This paper reports on the continued increase in remittances to Latin America, but also analyzes cost changes and the entry of new players, such as banks, into the Mexican market. The analysis looks…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Analysis of a poll of nine of the major remittance recipient countries in order to understand the market of remittances, the major trends in money transfers and the macro-economic effects on their…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
A presentation of remittances, money transfer companies and costs of service in 14 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
A version of this article was presented to the World Council of Credit Unions in preparation for the conference Paving the Way Forward for Rural Finance: An International Conference on Best Practices
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Transnational communities linking homes and countries, development, family remittances, tourism, transportation, telecommunication, and nostalgic trade
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Analysis of the relationship between remittances and the local economies in Central America, with special attention to Nicaragua and Guatemala. It also provides some policy recommendations to…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Analysis of a poll of nine of the major remittance recipient countries in order to understand the market of remittances, the major trends in money transfers and the macro-economic effects on their…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Study on the Latin American transnational migration patterns and their relationship with development.
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
This report is a comparative study of worldwide transfer costs to nine countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, and specifically at costs for immigrants to send money from major sending countries…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Analysis of the market of remittances from the United States to nine Central American and Caribbean countries from the perspective of business practices. (Cuba, Colombia, Jamaica, Dominican Republic…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Analysis in four Central American and Caribbean countries (El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Guatemala) of the government involvement in promoting an enabling environment conducive to…
Aug 2009
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
Final Report on the research study on the impact of the financial crisis on remittances trends to Latin America and the Caribbean in 2009
Jan 2008
Author(s): López Córdova, José Ernesto; Olmedo, Alexandra; Cerrutti, Marcela; Parrado, Emilio A.; Esquivel, Gerardo; Huerta-Pineda, Alejandra; Hanson, Gordon H.; Kugler, Maurice; Lotti, Emanuela; McKenzie, David; Rapoport, Hillel; Amuedo-Dorantes, Catalina; Sainz, Tania; Pozo, Susan; Woodruff, Christopher; Orozco, Manuel; Fedewa, Rachel
The IDB's Integration & Trade Journal includes articles on the different aspects of integration in Latin America and the Caribbean, on hemispheric integration and, furthermore, on similar…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel; Fedewa, Rachel
This report seeks to analyze the efforts among financial institutions to leverage the relationship between financial intermediation and remittance transfers. The impact of family remittances has been…
May 2006
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
This report analyzes current trends in money transfers, paying attention to the gradual decline in costs and some of the factors influencing the decline. The report also highlights the fact that both…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Orozco, Manuel
This is the last version available of "Diasporas, Philanthropy and Hometown Associations: The Central American Experience". This paper looks at the experience of Hometown Associations (HTAs…