This paper aims to add to the empirical literature on the role of networks in migration decisions in Bangladesh using household survey data collected in Bangladesh in 2013. Our survey captures information on households and their migrant and resident members, migrant destinations and contacts at their destination.
Litchfield, J.; Raisul Mahmood; Tasneem Siddiqui; Egger, E.M.; Shayan Ansari. Migration and Social Networks: Evidence from Bangladesh. Migrating out of Poverty RPC Working Paper No. 31. Migrating out of Poverty Consortium, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK (2015) 20 pp.