TITLE

Many foreign-born grads return to home countries

AUTHOR(S)
Esposito, Frank
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;9/8/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a study conducted at the University of Akron's Department of Polymer Engineering in Akron, Ohio, according to which the number of foreign-born students enrolled in science and engineering courses at American universities and colleges increased by 45% from 1996 to 2006. However, it is stated that these foreign students are seeking careers outside the U.S., and it is a challenge for American businesses to convince them to remain in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
34768538

 

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