The Duck of Minerva

The Duck Quacks at Twilight

Voting with their feet

July 17, 2009

Here’s an interesting factoid: For the first time since the Great Depression, the migration of people from the less-developed to developed countries may have reversed. Remittances are expected to be dropping next year by 8 percent. On the other hand, many of the returnees have skills and capital, and that may help back home.

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Professor Emeritus of International Relations, Slippery Rock University. Passionate about liberty, security, foreign policy, political economy.