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Understanding the Migration Patterns of Russian Academics through New Institutional Economics.

Version
1
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Siegert, Andreas (Zentrum für Sozialforschung Halle e.V. an der Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg)
Publication Date
2019
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Social Policy
    • Economic Systems
    • Work and Industry
Description
  • Abstract

    Thesis: The migration of Russian academics is influenced by their socialization. Understanding the mobility of academic labor can augment the attractiveness of countries or regions to which immigrants are drawn. Migration patterns were derived from an empirical web survey (level of significance >95%) of 500 Russian academics who migrated to Germany. The results indicated that their decisions were based on their specific values, which determined their perceptions of the transaction costs and benefits involved in international labor markets. New Institutional Economics (NIE) serves as a theoretical framework through which to understand academics’ decisions to migrate and illustrates that peripheral regions and small enterprises can attract well-educated workers.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2007-02 / 2007-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany / DE
  • Russian Federation / RU
Sampled Universe
Russian academics migrating to Germany and having applied for scholarships from German scientific foundations in Russia in the years 2001 to2006.
Sampling
An online survey conducted in Russia (n = 485 conducted from 2/2007 to 4/2007) provided the database regarding the migration of Russian academics.
Collection Mode
    • Self-administered questionnaire
    • Interview
Data and File Information
    • File Name: Questionnaire_E2.pdf
      File Format: application/pdf
      File Size: 772470
      Data Fingerprint: d2be49fa8138ef6495b9b0edb654f390
      Method Fingerprint: MD5
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 485
    • File Name: download-160407_überarbeitet2.xls
      File Format: application/vnd.ms-excel
      File Size: 869888
      Data Fingerprint: d81af451495767a2a4d027bd46408f90
      Method Fingerprint: MD5
Availability
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Rights
CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
Publications
  • Transaktionskosten und Fachkräftewerbung. Ein Erklärungsansatz auf Grundlage der Institutionenökonomik.;ISSN 2194-2188

Update Metadata: 2019-09-30 | Issue Number: 2 | Registration Date: 2019-03-13

Siegert, Andreas (2019): Understanding the Migration Patterns of Russian Academics through New Institutional Economics.. Version: 1. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.7802/1846