News Tagged With: "Pacific Islands"

The full paper is available through the Sustineo publications page here. Remittances are an important source of foreign income for developing countries, increasing dramatically in size over recent decades. Developing country remittance receipts were $US0.3 billion in 1971. These receipts are expected to reach $US350 billion in 2011, up from $...
In the 9th Ideas in Brief, current intern Kat Sharp explores some of the challenges confronting the mining industry as it shifts its focus to deep sea mining in the Pacific. Ideas in Brief is a series of short publications that explore social, economic and environmental development issues within Australia and the broader Asia-Pacific region....