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Brain Drain

A situation in which the smartest, best educated people in a society or country leave for elsewhere. For example, brain drain may occur if the best doctors in a country leave to work abroad. Brain drain can occur for any number of reasons. Common examples, however, include political instability, better career opportunities or simply higher salaries. Brain drain is a problem in many developing countries.
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But while each of these populations hypothetically would see their youth populations bloom, based on their Potential Net Youth Migration Index scores, they would not see a similarly large influx of educated workers, based on their Potential Net Brain Gain Index scores.
Besides CHI, all other loser regions have distinctively high emigration rates among the highly skilled, which are also the characteristics of the regions that are less likely to enjoy brain gain according to Beine, Docquier, and Rapoport (2008).
The combined net effect of brain drain and brain gain is positive only in countries with low emigration rates.
Roughly speaking, three different periods are identified: brain drain (1950-70), brain gain (1970-97), and brain competition (since 1997).
Brain gain Bathing dopamine-making neurons with a natural protein that induces nerve-fiber growth reversed some of the symptoms of Parkinson's disease (163: 245).
Interims for Development is another recent initiative designed to reverse the flow of skills and to focus on brain gain rather than brain drain.
Even in a model of high-skilled migration where there is no "brain circulation", receiving nations are the recipients of a brain gain.
It is this joint action which will provide European research with the required performance to enhance the EU's attractiveness and reverse the present intellectual migration trend, by transforming the current brain drain into a future brain gain, and by enhancing brain circulation.
There is a brain drain of talent to Hollywood but there is also a brain gain to Hong Kong.
Brain Gain gum contains a substance manufacturers say is more effective than herbal gingko biloba in reversing simple memory loss.
In particular, some steps, such as opening residential colleges, setting up girls colleges, polytechnics, skill academies and centres, student mentorship programmes, smart classrooms, promoting technology hubs for start ups provision of scholarships, ERUDITE programme for brain gain, industry academia cells, etc.