Return migration, human capital accumulation and the brain drain

In this paper we present a model that explains migrations as decisions that respond to where human capital can be acquired more efficiently, and where the return to human capital is highest. The basic framework is a dynamic Roy model in which a worker possesses two distinct skills that can be augmen...

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Volume: 95
Main Author: Dustmann, Christian
Fadlon, Itzhak
Weiss, Yoram
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Elsevier B.V 2011
Elsevier
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: Journal of development economics Vol. 95; no. 1; pp. 58 - 67
Data of publication: 2011
ISSN: 0304-3878
1872-6089
EISSN: 1872-6089
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Development Economics
Subjects:
J3
J6
F2
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: FIS Bildung Literaturdatenbank
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