ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Migration, Mediocrity and `Misery'

While there is considerable literature on international migration of professionals from developing countries and its implications, that is �brain drain', such migration among states within India has not been well studied. An examination of census data provides evidence of large outmigration of qualified and skilled human power from states like West Bengal to relatively faster growing areas in the country affecting the efficiency and economy of the home state.

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