Comparative Analysis of Brain Drain, Brain Circulation and Brain Retain: A Case Study of Indian Institutes of Technology

  title={Comparative Analysis of Brain Drain, Brain Circulation and Brain Retain: A Case Study of Indian Institutes of Technology},
  author={Roli Varma and Deepak Kapur},
  journal={Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice},
  pages={315 - 330}
  • R. Varma, Deepak Kapur
  • Published 1 August 2013
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice
Abstract The migration of students in science and engineering (S&E) is a global phenomenon that affects the economic, technological and social progress of societies and nations across the world. It has been conceptualized by the term “brain drain”, which symbolizes a one-way movement of students from developing to developed countries. The recent return of some migrants to their home countries has been conceptualized by the term “brain circulation”. Brains that fail to circulate back to home… 
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