Organisation and finance of international labour migration in Nepal by Simone Wyss

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  • Nepal,
  • Sainik Basti (Nepal) Rural conditions.,
  • Sainik Basti.


  • Migration, Internal -- Nepal -- Sainik Basti.,
  • Economic development -- Nepal -- Sainik Basti.,
  • Nepal -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • Sainik Basti (Nepal) Rural conditions.

About the Edition

Study conducted at Sainik Basti, a village in western Nepal.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-196).

Book details

Other titlesOrganization and finance of international labor migration in Nepal
StatementSimone Wyss.
ContributionsNepal Institute of Development Studies.
LC ClassificationsHB2096.9.A3 W97 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3338284M
LC Control Number2004329182

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