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Ethnicity and entrepreneurship

the new Chinese immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area

by Bernard P. Wong

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.),
  • California,
  • San Francisco Bay Area,
  • San Francisco Bay Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese Americans -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Social conditions.,
    • Chinese Americans -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Economic conditions.,
    • Immigrants -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Social conditions.,
    • Immigrants -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Economic conditions.,
    • Chinese American businesspeople -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area.,
    • Entrepreneurship -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area.,
    • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Social conditions.,
    • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-120).

      StatementBernard Wong.
      SeriesNew immigrants series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF868.S156 W639 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL316288M
      ISBN 100205166725
      LC Control Number97227976
      OCLC/WorldCa37456592

      The book is heavily referenced and relies on much work over the past decades in the field. Relevance/Longevity rating: 4 The book is relevant, and will stay that way, as a compendium of techniques and processes related to entrepreneurship and innovation. It includes information about the dominant teaching method today--lean startup. Related Books. Unlocking Africa’s Business Potential On the other hand, ethnicity is clearly a resource for political manipulation and entrepreneurship. Francis M. Deng Models of Ethnic.

        This article was co-written with Ivan Misner, Founder of BNI. With everything going on in the world today, we thought it would be a good time to take a .   In this type of entrepreneurship, the human aspect of the intangibles that drive the value created by the venture is pivotal. The literature documents that ethnic heterogeneity promotes the creativity and innovation, and thus, the performance, of firms in general (e.g., Hambrick et al., ; Carter et al., ; Nathan and Lee, ).

      Book Description. Much research in entrepreneurship presents results as if they are universally and timelessly valid. Entrepreneurship in Context takes the opposite tack – it studies entrepreneurship as a context bound phenomenon. For entrepreneurship, the importance of context goes beyond gaining understanding and avoiding mistakes. And some African immigrant communities in the United States, you do not have access to this book on JSTOR. Department of Sociology, particularly minorities and immigrants manage ethnicity obtain the capital and labor necessary to sustain a business can be studied by sociology the social structure entrepreneurship which essay and groups.


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