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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.

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

Growing Up Diaspora

MPI’s Susanna Groves recently wrote about the enormous potential of the 14.95 million American youth who are first- or second-generation diaspora members. Impressed by the sheer size of this population, she uses this blog post to explore whether this is a new phenomenon or part of ongoing demographic shifts.

Children in Front of American Flag