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Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... through decades of remittance sending and eventually created the foundation for an economy built on property speculation. balikbayan economic development Philippines Ferdinand Marcos property development ...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... and retirement projects reflects techniques that seek to attenuate the paranoia often exhibited by returning Filipinos, who are overwhelmed by fears of crime and insecurity in the Philippines. Through an ethnographic exploration of the Mabuhay Manor, a hotel specifically catering to balikbayans, this chapter...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... This chapter examines the spaces produced by Filipinos returning to the Philippines, specifically the balikbayans’ homes, where specific memories of being Filipino during their childhood must be reconciled with the habitus adopted while living in the United States. The neighborhoods where...
Published: 01 January 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023968-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2396-8
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... This chapter shifts the scholarly discussion around global patterns of remittance sending by introducing the unique figure of the balikbayan, the Filipino visiting or returning to their homeland. It describes the unique formation of balikbayans within the sociopolitical context of a post-Marcos...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
...Returns This chapter shifts the scholarly discussion around global patterns of remittance sending by introducing the unique figure of the balikbayan, the Filipino visiting or returning to their homeland. It describes the unique formation of balikbayans within the sociopolitical context...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... persisted through decades of remittance sending and eventually created the foundation for an economy built on property speculation. balikbayan economic development Philippines Ferdinand Marcos property development In order to explain the material transformations occurring throughout Metro...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayans remittances home habitus ...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayans tourism retirement Philippines ...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayan return migration modernity globalization ...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayans return migration crime tourism ...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayans overseas filipino workers tourism property development ...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayans overseas filipino workers tourism property development ...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
.... As the Philippines struggles to compete alongside these growing economies, balikbayans, or Filipinos visiting and returning to their homeland specifically from the United States, provide a key component linking together a larger economy of decades of remittance sending and contemporary property development...
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By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayan economic development Philippines Ferdinand Marcos property development ...
Book Chapter

By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... balikbayan economic development Philippines Ferdinand Marcos property development ...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... of the Philippine Retirement Authority Members Association Inc. exemplify the challenges that continue to obstruct economic development in the Philippines. balikbayans tourism retirement Philippines ...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... The conclusion explores the process through which the tourism industry has conjoined itself with the retirement and health care industries to provide balikbayans with a solution to their incessant anxiety around returning and settling back home in the Philippines. Retirement villages represent...