International knowledge mobility and urban development in rapidly globalizing areas: building global hubs for talent in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

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Ewers, Michael;
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1080/02723638.2016.1139977
  • Subject: Skilled migration | expatriate workers | global cities | Dubai | Abu Dhabi | United Arab Emirates (UAE)

This paper examines the processes through which the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) cities of Abu Dhabi and Dubai attract and integrate knowledge workers into their labor markets. It focuses on how the UAE has acquired the human capital to create post-oil economies... View more
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