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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Skilled international migration and the global city: a study of expatriates in Hong Kong

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

FINDLAY A.M. (1) ; LI F.L.N. ; JOWETT A.J. ; SKELDON R. ;
(1) University of Dundee, Dundee, ROYAUME-UNI

Abstract

Large companies employ more skilled international migrants than small ones and, since global cities are very attractive locations for transnational companies, they are host to large numbers of skilled expatriates. Results from research in Hong Kong help to illustrate some of the salient characteristics of an expatriate community in a global city and to explore why business culture determines that companies employ expatriates in different ways

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Transactions - Institute of British Geographers / ISSN 0020-2754 / CODEN IBGTAE

Editor : Institute of British Geographers, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1965)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 21, no1 [pp. 49-61]

Bibliographic references : 27 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 3702

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