There has been a decrease in the number of people emigrating abroad since 2008. However, with positive signs emerging from the World Economy, this short trend is likely to change very soon.
Let us have a look at some of the changes since 2008. Firstly, significant decrease has been observed in the remittances sent by immigrants to their home countries. For example, since 2008, there has been 43 percent decrease in remittances sent home by citizens of Turkey abroad.