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  • Development Impacts of Seasonal and Temporary Migration: A Review of Evidence from the Pacific and Southeast Asia

    Gibson, John; McKenzie, David; Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga (Wiley, 2013)
    Seasonal and temporary migration programs are widely used around the world, yet there is scant evidence as to their development impacts. Absent such evidence, it is difficult to evaluate whether the proliferation of temporary ...
  • Economic Issues in the Fisheries Sector of Tonga

    Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga (The University of Waikato, 2009)
    There are certain characteristics of island economies that are considered hindrances to their development. For example, island economies often lack the economies of scale necessary for enhanced economic development and are ...
  • Efficient remittance services for development in the Pacific

    Gibson, John; Boe-Gibson, Geua; Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga; McKenzie, David (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, 2007)
    Capital inflows to the Pacific islands from aid, foreign investment and remittances are an important source of development finance. Remittances are the fastest growing; they now total US$ 400 million per year and can be ...
  • How cost elastic are remittances? Estimates from Tongan migrants in New Zealand

    Gibson, John; McKenzie, David; Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga (2006-03)
    Pacific Island economies are some of the most remittance- dependent in the world. Proposals to lower the costs of sending money across borders are a core recommendation of recent international studies that aim to enhance ...
  • How cost-elastic are remittances? Estimates from Tongan migrants in New Zealand

    Gibson, John; McKenzie, David; Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga (Asia Pacific Press, 2006)
    Pacific island economies are some of the most remittance dependent in the world. Proposals to lower the costs of sending money across borders are a core recommendation of recent international studies that aim to enhance ...

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