The Science and Technology Labor Force

The Value of Doctorate Holders and Development of Professional Careers

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ISBN: 978-3-319-27208-5 (Print) 978-3-319-27210-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

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    Pages 1-7

    Rethinking the Doctoral Degrees in the Changing Labor Market Context

  3. The International Value of Doctorate Degrees on the Labor Market

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-29

      Doctoral Education and Labor Market: Policy Questions and Data Needs

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      Pages 31-49

      The Careers of Doctorate Holders (CDH): Principles for Broad International Surveys—The CDH Example

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      Pages 51-74

      Doctorate Holders’ Labor Market and Mobility: The Academic Career as the First Choice

  4. Doctorate Holders: Employment Outcome and Mobility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Pages 77-119

      Science and Engineering Labor Force in the US

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      Pages 121-143

      Pecuniary and Scientific Motives as Drivers of PhD Careers: Exploring the Evidence from Belgium

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      Pages 145-170

      Professional Careers and Mobility of Russian Doctorate Holders

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      Pages 171-192

      International Mobility of Spanish Doctorate Holders

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      Pages 193-229

      Determinant of Careers Patterns for Doctorate Holders

  5. Human Resources in Science and Technology and Their Professional Careers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 231-231

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      Pages 233-248

      Transition from School to Work of PhD Holders: The Case of France

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      Pages 249-272

      Russian Researchers: Professional Values, Remuneration and Attitudes to Science Policy

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      Pages 273-290

      A National Approach to Realising the Potential of Researchers: The Case of the UK

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      Chapter

      Pages 291-316

      Domestic and International Destinations of Japan’s Doctorate Holders

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      Pages 317-339

      The ‘Added Value’ of Researchers: The Impact of Doctorate Holders on Economic Development

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 341-341

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      Pages 343-350

      The Meaning of Doctorate Holders for Human Capital Development of Nations