Micheline van Riemsdijk and Matthew Cook wrote a report on International Talent Recruitment to Norway published by Fafo (Institute for Labor and Social Research). The report is available for free on Fafo’s web site here.
“Hard kamp om klodens glupe hoder” [Fierce battle for the world’s best and brightest”]. Alf Tore Bergsli wrote a review of van Riemsdijk and Cook’s report on International Talent Recruitment to Norway for arbeidslivet.no, the official web site for the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO Norway) and the Institute for Labor and Social Research (Fafo).
The Economist (2/2/2013) published a 14-page special report on the Nordic countries, highlighting their economic success. Norway’s “new wealth is pulling in newcomers from all over the world and shaking natives out of some of their old habits.” Click here to read the article about Norway, and here for the lead story about the Nordic countries.