Monday, September 28 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Fès 1B

Session 44:
The role of highly skilled workers in socio-economic development

Chair: Ahmed Abdel Monem, Pan Arab Project for Family Health

  1. Educational attainment of children of immigrants: a transatlantic comparison of family resources and school contextHelga A.G. de Valk, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  2. Expatriates’ life satisfaction and their willingness to stay longer in MalaysiaChuie-Hong Tan, Multimedia University Cyberjaya, Malaysia ; A. S. Santhapparaj, Multimedia University Cyberjaya, Malaysia

  3. Out-migration of highly-skilled labour force as a tool for sustainable economic development: the case of JordanBeatrice Knerr, University of Kassel ; Rasha Istaiteyeh, University of Kassel ; Nadim Zaqqa, University of Kassel

  4. The labour market integration of foreign trained engineers in Canada: does gender matter?Monica Boyd, University of Toronto ; Lisa Kaida, University of Toronto

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