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Brain drain and the Greek crisis

Labrianidis, Lois and Pratsinakis, Manolis (2016) Brain drain and the Greek crisis. LSE Greece@LSE (06 Dec 2016). Website.

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Abstract

In the context of the debt crisis, recession, austerity and their socio-political consequences, Greece is experiencing a new major wave of out-migration. Emigration has become a survival strategy for many people who are finding it hard to make ends meet, while, at the same time, it has also emerged as an increasingly appealing option for others in less pressing need, who see their chances of socioeconomic advancement severely reduced. One dimension of this multifaceted phenomenon concerns the emigration of graduates, which accounts for approximately two-thirds of the outflow.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/greeceatlse/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Sets: Collections > Greece@LSE Blog
Date Deposited: 31 May 2017 08:29
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2020 00:40
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/79278

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