The Effect of Home Country Economic Push Factors on Intention to Migrate: the Mediating Role of Psychological Distress Among Professionals: A Conceptual Framework

International Journal of Rehabilitation and Special Education
Year: 2021 (Apr), Volume: (1), Issue. (1)
First page: (1) Last page: (12)
Online ISSN: A/F
doi: 10.48165/IJRSE.2021.1101

The Effect of Home Country Economic Push Factors on Intention to Migrate: the Mediating Role of Psychological Distress Among Professionals: A Conceptual Framework

Yousif Mousa Sabti1 and Subramaniam Sri Ramalu2

1Department of Business Administration, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia.
2Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business, University Utara Malaysia, Malaysia.

Corresponding Author: Yousif Mousa Sabti,
E-mail: 2subra@uum.edu.my

Online Published:
10th-April-2021

Received:
10th Jan 2021

Accepted:
23rd March 2021

How to cite the Article

Sabti, Y. M., & Sri Ramalu, S. (2021). The Effect of Home Country Economic Push Factors on Intention to Migrate: the Mediating Role of Psychological Distress Among Professionals: A Conceptual Framework. International Journal of Rehabilitation and Special Education, 1(1), 01–12. https://doi.org/10.48165/IJRSE.2021.1101 Cite
Sabti, Yousif Mousa, and Subramaniam Sri Ramalu. “The Effect of Home Country Economic Push Factors on Intention to Migrate: The Mediating Role of Psychological Distress Among Professionals: A Conceptual Framework.” International Journal of Rehabilitation and Special Education, vol. 1, no. 1, 2021, pp. 01–12, http://doi.org/10.48165/IJRSE.2021.1101. Cite
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Sabti YM, Sri Ramalu S. The Effect of Home Country Economic Push Factors on Intention to Migrate: the Mediating Role of Psychological Distress Among Professionals: A Conceptual Framework. IJRSE. 2021;1(1):01‑12. DOI: 10.48165/IJRSE.2021.1101 Cite
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ABSTRACT

Purpose: The purpose of the study is to examine the influence of home country economics push factors on the intention to migrate among professionals, the mediating effect of psychological distress.
Methodology: This paper explores the effect of home country economics push factors on intention to migrate through previous literature.
Results: This study considers appropriate propositions to enhance the professional‘s intention to migrate. The study develops related propositions, the home country economics push factors enhance the intention of migration.
Implications: Understanding professional’s intentions to migrate are crucial for the hospital management for the real motives behind professional’s intentions to migrate, which will suggest them to make appropriate decisions. The suggestion eventually used for developing a conceptual framework for future empirical research.

KEYWORDS

Economics difficulties; Economics instability; Psychological distress; Intention to migrate.