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brain gain

n
(Sociology) informal the immigration into a country of scientists, technologists, academics, etc, attracted by better pay, equipment, or conditions
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Summary: At a time when brain drain poses one of Lebanon's biggest social and economic threats, Hyundai called on local tech entrepreneurs and innovators to participate in a first-of-its-kind startup competition that would spur a wave of brain gain.
June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching this week is LeapFrog's free eight week Summer Camp program to keep kids engaged and learning all summer long -- turning summer brain drain into summer brain gain.
The key element, particularly relevant in Poland, is both to counteract the existing brain drain and create a positive brain gain impact.
Modi said that India has made the transformation from a country worried about its brain drain to a country that thinks of brain gain.
Gallup created three indexes -- the Potential Net Migration Index, Potential Net Brain Gain Index and Potential Net Youth Migration Index -- to gauge the likely changes to the population if people who say they would like to migrate permanently actually move where they want.
Parsons' visit was part of the organization's summer program, Summer Brain Gain.
companies are missing a pivotal opportunity to reap the benefits of the brain gain that the U.
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What does the brain gain from this territorial arrangement?
Subsequent analyses address talent flow theories (brain drain, brain gain, and brain circulation) and the perspectives of entrepreneurship, environmental factors, and strategy and performance.
The Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation that seeks to prevent brain drain and foster brain gain in countries of transition through exchanges in medicine, communications, science and the arts.
To reenergize, to strike lightning on your city's GDP growth, its brain gain, its quality job creation, its vitality, and its future prosperity, don't expect national answers.