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- Department of Economics at Bar-Ilan University; Yoram Ben-Porath Center at Hebrew University
|Dates:||December 09-11, 2008|
|Description:||Conference on Ś“Globalization and the Brain Drain: Theory, Evidence and PolicyŚ”|
|Location:||Jerusalem and Ramat Gan, Israel|
|Subject:||The conference is intended to provide a forum for discussing innovative theoretical and empirical research on the brain drain and the way it affects sending 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) and fiscal competition/cooperation; emigration of particular professions (e.g., medical brain drain); and country case-studies. [gemŐ_ŐŔ den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]|