Education, meritocracy and the global war for talent

@article{Brown2009EducationMA,
  title={Education, meritocracy and the global war for talent},
  author={Phillip Brown and Stuart Tannock},
  journal={Journal of Education Policy},
  year={2009},
  volume={24},
  pages={377 - 392}
}
Talk of the rise of a global war for talent and emergence of a new global meritocracy has spread from the literature on human resource management to shape nation‐state discourse on managed migration and immigration reform. This article examines the implications that the global war for talent have for education policy. Given that this talent war is a product of neoliberalism, it raises many of the same concerns for educators as neoliberalism in general: the embrace and promotion of social… 
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