Diaspora, Development, and Democracy: The Domestic Impact of International Migration from India

@inproceedings{Kapur2010DiasporaDA,
  title={Diaspora, Development, and Democracy: The Domestic Impact of International Migration from India},
  author={Devesh Kapur},
  year={2010}
}
What happens to a country when its skilled workers emigrate? The first book to examine the complex economic, social, and political effects of emigration on India, Diaspora, Development, and Democracy provides a conceptual framework for understanding the repercussions of international migration on migrants' home countries. Devesh Kapur finds that migration has influenced India far beyond a simplistic "brain drain"--migration's impact greatly depends on who leaves and why. The book offers new… Expand
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