Tag Archives : Migration Policy Institute

America’s Largest Diaspora Populations

Think you know about diaspora populations in the U.S.? The Migration Policy Institute’s Susanna Groves reveals America’s twenty largest populations and finds more than a few surprises.

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International diaspora Engagement Alliance (IdEA) Remittances Hit a Record High of $534 Billion in 2012

Remittances Hit $534 Billion in 2012, Setting New Record

Despite a sluggish economy, a report issued by the World Bank finds that worldwide remittances grew in 2012, with diaspora members from developing countries sending home three times more than official development aid.

Diaspora Tourism: Building Economies through Cultural Connections

Have you traveled to your country of heritage? What prompted you to take this trip? Based on your experiences, how do you think diaspora tourism should be developed?