China Reversing Brain Drain

A matter of honours

From The Economist – in University World News.

Every country sends out students. What makes China different is that most of these bright minds have stayed away. Only a third have come back, according to the Ministry of Education – fewer by some counts.

A study this year by a scholar at America’s Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education found that 85% of those who gained their doctorate in America in 2006 were still there in 2011, reports The Economist.

Check:

http://www.universityworldnews.com/article.php?story=20141127214236333

http://www.economist.com/news/china/21633865-china-trying-reverse-its-brain-drain-matter-honours

Povl Tiedemann
December 2014

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