Survey of earned doctorates: A profile of doctoral degree recipients - ARCHIVED

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The international mobility of highly-qualified workers has never been higher and shows no signs of slowing. In fact, although the mix of graduates appears to be different, the US and Canada are losing similar proportions of their doctoral graduates. The analysis focuses on the demographic and educational characteristics of doctoral graduates, how they financed their education, as well as their plans for further study, employment and where they intend to live in the period immediately following graduation.

Issue Number: 2005003
Author(s): Bernier, Suzanne; Bordt, Michael
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PDFOctober 26, 2005