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Flows in Europe - Bulgaria

Chobanova, Rossitsa (2003): Flows in Europe - Bulgaria. Published in:


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The problem of brain-drain has been one of the main concerns of Bulgarian society since 1990. The lack of clear strategy for transformation of the society and its S&T sector has affected the most adversely higher educated and skilled personnel. According to the recent evaluations each year the country losses 55-60 000 of its higher educated and skilled population.

The aim of this report is to identify sources for data conceding brain drain, to carry out short analysis, based on the data available on inflow and outflow processes in Bulgaria, and to draw some conclusions and policy recommendations.

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