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By Patterson, R. (ed.), Rubin Patterson

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Transnational society is a brand new box of analysis, simply as mind move is a brand new improvement process for the worldwide South. This publication contributes to the starting to be scholarship on transnational society and mind circulate, hence highlighting the dynamic social practices already underway

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And Ratha D. (2005). ). Already, money transferred from the diaspora is second behind FDI in terms of capital flows to developing countries: it surpasses public development aid (Wimaladharma et al. 2004) (Table 4). Latin America and the Caribbean top the distribution list and are closely followed by South Asia. Sub-Sahara Africa comes last with nearly 5% of the remittances. The United States and Saudi Arabia are the leading countries making it possible for migrants to remit part of their earnings.

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S. Department of Commerce (2005). As a measure of the extensiveness of the transmigrant community, the number of permanent resident visas awarded to the nationals of the developing country over the previous 15-year period was used. 6 Since transnational processes are relatively recent (theorized significantly circa 1990), this should be a period when the effect of their presence would be visible. However, the precise amount of lag that is to be expected between the build-up of the transnational core community and the redirection of capital resources to the homeland is a matter for investigation.

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