Return Migration to Senegal and the Democratic Republic of Congo: Intention and Realization

Marie-Laurence Flahaux  By the same author

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Although studies of return migration have been growing in number, particularly in the last decade (Carling et al., 2011), certain aspects of this question have been largely overlooked. In particular, migrants’ initial intentions to return and the realization of these intentions have not been investigated in depth in the theoretical and empirical literature on international migration.

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