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Global Refugee Crisis: A Quantitative Approach with Focus on Major Producing and Hosting Countries

Refugee Crises and Third-World Economies

ISBN: 978-1-83982-191-2, eISBN: 978-1-83982-190-5

Publication date: 18 June 2020

Abstract

One of the serious crises faced chiefly by the developing countries is the large influx of people from neighbouring poor and less developed countries as a result of civil wars, political and social turbulence, to name some. Following UNHCR's latest available publication of data on refugees (2016), this chapter attempts to highlight the world's major refugee producing countries, inherent causes of such generation and destination of the emigrants on one hand and the scenario of world's major refugee hosting countries, refugees from countries received by them and their present condition, on the other. Disaggregation of data is done in each case to provide further insightful analysis.

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Bhattacharya, A. (2020), "Global Refugee Crisis: A Quantitative Approach with Focus on Major Producing and Hosting Countries", Das, S.K. and Chowdhary, N. (Ed.) Refugee Crises and Third-World Economies, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 75-101. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83982-190-520201010

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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