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Author Nicoli, Marco
Title Market for Remittance Services in the Czech Republic : Outcomes of a Survey among Migrants
Imprint Herndon : World Bank Publications, 2010
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Descript 1 online resource (91 pages)
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Abstract -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- Chapter 2: Overview -- Chapter 3: Rationale and Objectives of the Survey -- Chapter 4: Methodology -- Demographic Sample -- Interviewers -- Sampling Method -- Locations -- Chapter 5: Outcomes of the Survey -- Sending Money from the Czech Republic -- Sending Methods and Market Structure -- Transparency -- Transfer Speed -- Methods of Collection -- Problems Encountered in Remitting -- Preference for Change -- Chapter 6: Main Conclusions -- Transparency and Consumer Protection -- Payment System Infrastructure -- Market Structure and Competition -- Possible Key Actions -- Appendix A: The Questionnaire -- Appendix B: Tables of Responses -- Appendix C: List of Locations -- Appendix D: A CNB Study on "Remittances from the Czech Republic" -- Introduction -- Definitions and Measurements -- Summary of Facts and Trends -- Remittance Determinants -- Conclusions -- Annex to Appendix D -- Back Cover
This publication presents the outcomes of a survey conducted by the World Bank Payment System Development Group, at the request of the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic, as a follow up to the World Bank-led mission that visited the country in 2008 to assess the market for remittances. The survey aimed at analyzing the main characteristics of the market for remittances in the Czech Republic and should serve as a guide for both public authorities and private sector in identifying possible actions to improve the efficiency of the market.880 migrants from eight different nationalities were interviewed during the summer 2009 in Prague. The nationalities selected represent the largest and most important migrant communities in the country: China, Moldova, Mongolia, Poland, Russia, Slovak Republic, Ukraine, and Vietnam
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Nicoli, Marco Market for Remittance Services in the Czech Republic : Outcomes of a Survey among Migrants Herndon : World Bank Publications,c2010 9780821385852
Subject Success in business.;Entrepreneurship.;Creative ability in business
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Alt Author Corazza, Carlo
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