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Neither Here nor There? How the New Geography of Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship Disadvantages African Americans
(Oxford Academic, 2018-06-05)
Recent research shows that the foreign born utilize both local and long-distance social relationships to become entrepreneurs, affecting immigrants’ chances at upward mobility and their contributions to economic development. ...
Has the Suburbanization of Ethnic Economies Created New Opportunities for Income Attainment?
Objective. International migration to the U.S. suburbs has upended many theories of urban inequality and immigrant incorporation, including ethnic economy theory. This paper is the most comprehensive study conducted to ...
Ethnic Economies in the Age of Retail Chains: Comparing the Presence of Chain-Affiliated and Independently Owned Ethnic Restaurants in Ethnic Neighbourhoods
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-04-18)
Many entrepreneurs in ethnic economies start out by serving fellow community members in their local ethnic neighbourhood. Large corporations, however, are creating retail chains that target the ethnic market and expand ...