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Author Tanner, Arno.

Title Emigration, brain drain and development : the case of Sub-Saharan Africa / Arno Tanner
Published Helsinki : East-West Books Helsinki : Migration Policy Institiute, 2005


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  331.12791 Tan/Ebd  AVAILABLE
Description 183 pages : illustrations ; 12 cm
Contents Charts and diagrams -- Foreword -- Introduction -- Research question and methodology -- Emigration and brain drain in a semantic, substantive, and logical context -- Emigration, brain outflow, and brain drain -- Brain outflow in increasingly turning to brain drain -- Discussion -- Brain drain, development, and foreign aid in selected Sub-Saharan countries -- African-international labor emigration -- Today's labor emigration : development links in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia -- How can erratic aid considerations and focuses actually sustain and exacerbate brain drain from Africa? -- Finnish development aid in future alleviation and prevention of brain drain -- Conclusion 1 : the negative or positive scenario? -- Conclusion 2 : some key solutions -- Bibliography -- Appendix : Finland's development policy 2004 and migration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-181)
Subject Brain drain -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Economic assistance -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Africa South of the Sahara -- Economic conditions.
Africa South of the Sahara -- Economic policy.
Africa South of the Sahara -- Emigration and immigration.
Author Migration Policy Institute.
LC no. 2007464147
ISBN 9529959214