Home, work and community: skilled international migration and expatriate women in Singapore.

@article{Yeoh1998HomeWA,
  title={Home, work and community: skilled international migration and expatriate women in Singapore.},
  author={Brenda S. A. Yeoh and Larry Khoo},
  journal={International migration},
  year={1998},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={159-86}
}
This study illustrates different immigration strategies, by country of origin, in establishing oneself in the destination country. Western expatriates tend to rely on strong institutional support. Asian expatriates must navigate much finer sociocultural differences. This study examined how women define gender identities in their strategies for adjusting to home, work, and community. Singapore defines expatriates as those with a professional degree and a high salary. Economic policies in… CONTINUE READING