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Hispanic Entrepreneurs in the 2000sAn Economic Profile and Policy Implications$
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Alberto Davila and Marie T. Mora

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780804777933

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: May 2014

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804777933.001.0001

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Hispanic-Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Hispanic-Immigrant Entrepreneurs

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(p.39) 3 Hispanic-Immigrant Entrepreneurs
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Hispanic Entrepreneurs in the 2000s
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Alberto Dávila

Marie T. Mora

Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9780804777933.003.0003

This chapter highlights that a large part of the story behind Hispanic entrepreneurship in the 2000s involved Hispanic immigrants. As part of the discussion, the chapter points out that Hispanic-immigrant entrepreneurs added significant value to the U.S. economy in first decade of the 2000s. It also analyzes the differences in sales between firms owned by foreign-born and U.S.-born Hispanics as well as how demographic characteristics (including ethnic origin, industry distributions, and the geographic concentrations of self-employed Hispanic immigrants) changed in the first decade of the 2000s. Issues related to self-selection are further considered, as are the contributions of Hispanic-immigrant-owned businesses to government coffers.

Keywords:   Hispanic immigrant entrepreneurs, self-employed Hispanic immigrants, immigrant-owned businesses, Hispanic-immigrant employment creation, Hispanic-immigrant entrepreneurs and taxes

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