The effects of migration in children and elderly left behind in Moldova and Georgia

Client: European Commission
Years: 2010-2012
Area of research: Europe, Central Asia
Publication: Household survey, Community survey, Country report, PhD Dissertation and Working paper 1, 2, 3

To determine how quality of life changes among children and the elderly who remain in the country of origin following the migration of a caretaker by analyzing outcomes like education, physical and mental health, poverty and vulnerabilities. To design and implement large scale household surveys for the analysis.