This book offers an analysis of the employment and income potential of the small business sector in a number of migrant-sending countries. It examines the linkages between remittances and small businesses in Mexico and Caribbean Basin countries. .
1. Introduction 2. The Small Business Sector in Central America: A Diagnosis 3. Microenterprise and the Informal Sector in the Dominican Republic: Operation and Promotion Policy 4. Remittance Inflows and Economic Development in Selected Anglophone Caribbean Countries 5. Tropical Capitalists: U.S.-Bound Immigration and Small-Enterprise Development in the Dominican Republic 6. Small-Scale Industry and International Migration in Guadalajara 7. Small Business Development in El Salvador: The Impact of Remittances