Posts Tagged brain drain
Brain Drain from Scotland to London: Working in the City by hook or by crook?
Posted by academicentrepreneur in Scotland as a Spinout on September 2, 2014
This is re-post from the Arc of Prosperity blog in its entirety. Good exploration into brain drain to London from Scotland. There has also been much discourse lately concerning the cost of living in Scotland, and the difficulties faced by start-up entrepreneurs there, in a zone with a relatively low concentration of early stage entrepreneurial […]
Brain Drain for Scottish Universities post-Independence: Solving the Research Funding Need
Posted by academicentrepreneur in Academic Entrepreneur, Business Models, Entrepreneurial University, Immigrants, Immigration Policy, Incubators and Accelerators, Innovation Economy for an Independent Scotland, Innovation Policy, Intellectual Property, Philanthropic Gifts to Universities, Regional Innovation, Research Policy, Resources, Scotland as a Spinout, Tax Policy, Triple Helix, University-Incubator interaction on September 1, 2014
Today’s Guardian article “Scottish universities braced for brain drain if country votes for independence: Senior education figures voice fears about loss of funding and departure of top scientists in the event of a yes vote” warned of the loss of scientists and other researchers if Scotland leaves the union. This would result in further brain drain, […]