Hebrew's focus on how people become refugeesthe push factor
of being unable to remain rather than the pull factor of seeking safe harbormay hint at Israeli willingness to tolerate foreigners, whether they are called plitim, mistanenim, or ovdim zarim (foreign workers).
* Individuality: The set of contextual variables effective in a concrete case is highly individualized as are the states of these variables which actually bundle up into a push factor
to drive an individual to travel.
The economy of North Korea is of interest to Congress because it provides the financial and industrial resources for the Kim Jong-il regime to develop its military and to remain in power, constitutes an important "push factor
" for potential refugees seeking to flee the country, creates pressures for the country to trade in arms or engage in illicit economic activity, is a rationale for humanitarian assistance, and creates instability that affects South Korea and China in particular.
Hart, of the IOM's Tripoli office, said that the agreement may have been a "push factor
which people smugglers exploited telling would-be migrants: "it is now or never".
A push factor
is forceful, and relates to the country from which a person migrates.
'Interest is not the push factor
for commercial banks to release loans, but the major issue is related to risk,' the Bangkok Post has quoted Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva as saying after a meeting with the central bank's executives on Monday.
A "push factor
" is something that makes a person migrate from one country to another.
For example, the push factor
of low salaries in the country of origin is mirrored in the pull factor of higher salaries in the destination country.
Service only serves in the long-term as a push factor
that can drive customers away.
The flow of foreign investment into the GCC from the Euro zone depends on the pull and push factors
. Macroeconomic stability, investment opportunities, rate of return and comparative advantages pull funds while growth ratios, capital surplus within the EU, their balance of payment situations and such, create a push factor
Another push factor
mentioned was the reinstatement of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE) into the Morgan Stanley Capital International Inc.