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Gender and skilled migration in Europe

  title={Gender and skilled migration in Europe},
  author={E. Kofman},
  • E. Kofman
  • Published 2012
  • Geography
  • article examines the significance of skilled labour migration and the sectors in which skilled female migrants are employed. It considers some of the major reasons for the lack of attention given to gendered aspects of skilled migration. Nonetheless there have been some interesting theoretical and empirical ad- vances in our understanding of skilled female migrants, which go beyond a general appreciation of the hardships they confront in the course of migration. These studies explore in more… CONTINUE READING
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