KINSHIP, HONOUR AND MONEY IN RURAL PAKISTAN
SUBSISTENCE ECONOMY AND THE EFFECTS OF INTERNAL MIGRATION
A combination of rural poverty and labor-market policies in Pakistan forces many Punjabi men to seek work abroad. Remittances home have gone into conspicuous consumption rather than real economic development. Thus this volume questions the usefulness of migration as a strategy for development.
Publisher: CURZON PRESS
Subtitle: SUBSISTENCE ECONOMY AND THE EFFECTS OF INTERNAL MIGRATION
Author: ALAIN LEFEBVRE