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Policymakers in rich countries drive the health migration crisis

By Bob Pond and Barbara McPake


The shortage of human resources in developing countries has reached crisis point, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. One cause is increasing rates of migration by qualified doctors and nurses to higher-income countries. So what is driving this growing demand for health staff, and what are \ud health labour market conditions like in the destination countries

Publisher: UK Department for International Development
Year: 2006
OAI identifier: oai:eresearch.qmu.ac.uk:377

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