Migration, remittances and child schooling in rural Cambodia

Lead researcher: Dr SAING Chan Hang

Project partner: Partnership for Economic Policy program (PEP)

Project period: 2018-2019

The aim of the study is to investigate the role of remittances and absence of migrant household members on human capital formation in rural Cambodia. It asks whether migration reduces or increases educational attainment among school-age children (5-19), especially among boys and girls.