Migration capital as strategic resource of Ukraine regional development

Marianna Bril, Nataliya Andrusyshyn, Lyudmyla Kovalchuk


The role of migrant workers’ income for the socio-economic development of Ukraine is defined. The basic problems of legalization and using of migrant workers’ income are determined. The current state measures to improve the efficiency of migrant workers’ income and their investment in the economy of the country are analyzed. On the basis of sociological questionnaire the structure-target distribution of migrant workers’ financial help for improving housing conditions and welfare level, for acquiring education, for purchasing goods and services was analyzed. Our attention is focused on the low share of migrant workers’ income for the use of doing business; the main measures for their encouraging to invest in regional economics are suggested.


migration capital; income of migrant workers; migration-investment provision; efficient use of migration capital; control of migration capital use

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17951/h.2013.47.2.27
Date of publication: 2015-07-23 22:35:23
Date of submission: 2015-07-19 16:09:05


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