By Elizabeth M. Grieco

Grieco analyzes the impact of persisted migration and community participation on Micronesian migrant family remittance habit. She makes a speciality of elements that impact the ongoing lifestyles of migrant/non-migrant relationships during which remittances are exchanged. Her effects convey that relatives reunification migration is the underlying social procedure that determines family remittance habit. expanding, carrying on with, or declining remittance degrees easily mirror the method of loved ones reconstitution out of the country. hence, as households reunite within the new native land, much less funds is shipped again to the rustic of starting place. additionally, participation through families in migrant networks certainly impacts remittance habit.

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