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Department of Economics at Bar-Ilan University;Yoram Ben-Porath Center at Hebrew University
- December 09-11, 2008
- Conference on ???Globalization and the Brain Drain: Theory, Evidence and Policy??
- Jerusalem and Ramat Gan, Israel
- The conference is intended to provide a forum for discussing innovative theoretical and empirical research on the brain drain and the way it affectssending and receiving countries. Possible topics include (but are not restricted to): the effects of skilled migration on human capital formation,inequality, labor market outcomes, and welfare; measurement of the brain drain; relationships between brain drain migration and trade, outsourcing,FDI, knowledge diffusion and technology adoption; political economy aspects of the brain drain; international taxation of migrants (Bhagwati tax) andfiscal competition/cooperation; emigration of particular professions (e.g., medical brain drain); and country case-studies.[gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
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