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Brain drain and technological relationship between skilled and unskilled labor: brain gain or brain loss?

  • Xiaofeng Fan
  • Akira Yakita


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Population Economics.

Volume (Year): 24 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
Pages: 1359-1368

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Handle: RePEc:spr:jopoec:v:24:y:2011:i:4:p:1359-1368
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