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US Should Abolish H1B Visa To Prevent Reverse Brain Drain

Our correspondent Atlanta : A leading Indian researcher has suggested that the US abolish the H1B visa and instead issue more green cards to prevent a reverse brain drain.

Mr Vivek Wadhwa, an executive-in-residence at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering said this after seeing the startling statistics of a survey headed by him which found that immigrants were key founders in more than a quarter of all the engineering and technology companies set up in the US between 1995 and 2005.

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