Immigration, ethnicity and entrepreneurial behavior

Jonathan Levie, David Smallbone

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Abstract

This chapter is concerned with the question of whether or not immigrants and members of ethnic minorities behave differently than native born and ethnic majority individuals when it comes to entrepreneurship, and if so, why.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEntrepreneurship
Subtitle of host publicationThe Engine of Growth
EditorsMaria Minniti, Andrew Zacharakis, Stephen Spinelli Jr, Mark P. Rice, Timothy G. Habbershon
Place of PublicationLondon, U.K.
Chapter10
Pages157-180
Number of pages23
Publication statusPublished - 30 Nov 2006

Keywords

  • immigrants
  • ethnic minorities
  • ethnic majority
  • entrepreneurship
  • ethnicity
  • migration

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