Published: 25 January 2022

The Cambodian Debt Trap in Cambodia

A working paper on The Cambodian Debt Trap in Cambodia by Future Forum’s Young Research Fellow, LOR Samnang;

“The study explores the relationship between remittances and household debt in Cambodia. Common sentiment identifies remittances as a means of firstly alleviating, and eventually breaking, the poverty cycle through the direct increase of income.?”

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Disclaimer: This working paper has been funded by the Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Australian Embassy, Cambodia) through The Asia Foundation’s Ponlok Chomnes: Data and Dialogue for Development in Cambodia program, SIDA (Embassy of Sweden Section Office in Phnom Penh), and Open Society Foundations (OSF).