A law of motion: scientists follow the money

UK“The world’s leading scientists are increasingly mobile but those who migrate are not necessarily more productive than their stay-at-home colleagues. Research led by Andrew Oswald, professor of economics at the University of Warwick, says that nearly half the world’s most-cited physicists work outside the country of their birth, with the majority migrating to the US early in their career …” (more)

[Times Higher Education, 30 July]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: