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Reverse Brain Drain

My Life as a 'Highly Skilled' Immigrant

Ash Murthy | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics
Ash Murthy

In search of the American Dream, I had come halfway around the planet to pursue graduate studies in computer science at the University of Southern California. Little did I then know that the green pastures are not so green, at least not without a green card.

Are We Entering an Era of "Brain Circulation"?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 06.30.2012 | World
Dorian de Wind

The economies in southern Europe, especially the unemployment figures, are not a pretty sight. The unemployment in Spain "just hit a depression-leve...

Moderate Saudi Voices Have Found a Home in the UAE

Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi

The media and academic platforms of the UAE allows the moderate and informed voices of these Saudi intellectuals to reach not only the corners of the Arab world but also extend beyond our region.

Reverse Brain Drain: Talented Immigrants Leave US, Take Skills With Them (LISTEN)

WorldFocus | Martin Savidge | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Though the U.S. has often been called the "land of opportunity," the country is losing some of its top minds to companies overseas. In a phenomenon k...