Policy Brief | The Importance of Remittances for Georgian Households

Author: Anano Kipiani, Policy Analyst

Year: 2022

This policy brief presents data on the importance of remittances for Georgian households.

The brief uses multivariate matching with genetic weighting on Caucasus Barometer 2019 data and provides evidence that families that receive remittances are more likely to report relatively positive economic conditions, to struggle less with providing essentials like food and clothing, and to have more durable goods.

You can read the full policy brief here.