Brain Drain


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A popular term for the migration of highly trained and/or skilled workers, especially physicians and scientists from underdeveloped countries to countries that offer better working conditions and/or lifestyles
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Seminal papers in the new brain drain literature include Mountford
Regardless, the brain drain is a truly quintessential Canadian issue that is starting to drive itself.
But let me be clear: Reversing brain drain is about more than plugging a leak.
If AUT members don't vote to oppose the employers' woeful proposals, the brain drain that has already begun will turn from a steady flow into a deluge.
The result of this brain drain is an increasing skills shortage across Africa with companies becoming desperately short of the talented individuals they require to develop their businesses and fulfil their expansion plans.
dollar, instead of the brain drain, you can have American firms hire Canadians on Canadian soil," says Williamson.
Brain drain continues as Coupe takes over as managing director
According to the analysis at that time, the brain drain was thus seen as disadvantageous to those who remained behind.
Like many professionals who have left Latin America in search of an elite education, it pains him to be part of the brain drain.
They prefer instead to build fortresses and lagers around themselves, or to join the white flight and brain drain from the country.
Doing so can help swing the pendulum back and reverse the brain drain.