Scientific mobility is an issue of increasing policy interest in a globalized research landscape. There are often discussions on brain drain and brain gain1, the capacity of countries to retain or attract talent2, or how does mobility benefits researchers’ academic career2,3. Recently, the use of publication data was suggested as a plausible proxy to trace scientific mobility at a large scale4,5. We build on this to further develop indicators and analyse scientific mobility trends accross countries, cities and institutiones.
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