Mobility Patterns of Higher Education Students

Project start date: 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Project end date: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Main researcher: 
External researchers: 
Filipe Ribeiro, Flávio Pinheiro, Lídia Tomé, Maria Filomena Mendes, Rita Freitas, Sara Encarnação
Proponent institution: 
CIPES - Centre for Research in Higher Education Policies
Participating institutions: 
University of Évora, Nova University of Lisbon
Project description: 
This study aims at answering three main research questions: a) What are the determinants of higher education candidates' mobility? b) What are the network properties that emmmerge from the analysis of the candidates' mobility patterns? c) How will the demographic evolution shape the higher education network and the candidates' mobility patterns?
Project keywords: 
Complex networks analysis, geographic mobility, gravity model, demographic projections
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