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Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Talent, Technology, and Jobs
by Betty Joyce Nash

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Anderson, Stuart, and Michaela Platzer. “American Made: The Impact of Immigrant Entrepreneurs and Professionals on U.S. Competitiveness.” National Venture Capital Association, November 2006.

Kerr, William R. “Ethnic Scientific Communities and International Technology Diffusion.” Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Research Paper No. 06-022; Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 90, no. 3, pp. 518-537, August 2008; Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 06-022.

Wadhwa, Vivek, Ben Rissing, AnnaLee Saxenian, and Gary Gereffi. “America’s New Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Part 1. ” Duke Science, Technology & Innovation Paper No. 2, January 2007.

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