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Attracting Global Talent And Then What? Overeducated Immigrants In The United States

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  • Julia Beckhusen
  • Raymond J.G.M. Florax
  • Jacques Poot
  • Brigitte S. Waldorf

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  • Julia Beckhusen & Raymond J.G.M. Florax & Jacques Poot & Brigitte S. Waldorf, 2013. "Attracting Global Talent And Then What? Overeducated Immigrants In The United States," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 53(5), pages 834-854, December.
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