Wednesday, December 12 / 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Themi

Session 34:
International migration in Africa

Chair: Alfred Otieno Agwanda, University of Nairobi
Discussant: Eric Bologo, Université Catholique de Louvain

  1. African foreign student mobility, brain drain, and developmentMary M. Kritz, Cornell University ; Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University ; Sara Rzayeva, Cornell University

  2. Africa brain drain: scope and determinantsAbdeslam Marfouk, University of Brussels (ULB)

  3. Who brings in more skills?: The human capital characteristics of returning migrants and immigrants in Eastern and Southern AfricaKevin J A Thomas, Pennsylvania State University

  4. International emigration and poverty in Burkina Faso: Who remains, who goes and who returns?Younoussi Zourkaleini, Université de Ouagadougou

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