Leveraging symbolic capital:The use of ‘blat’ networks across transnational spaces
Rodgers, Peter; Vershinina, Natalia; Williams, Colin C.; Theodorakopoulos, Nicholas;
This article contributes to debates on how social networks sustain migrants’ entrepreneurial activities. Reporting on thirty-one interviews with Eastern European migrants in the UK, this article provides a critical lens on the tendency to assume that migrants have ready... View more
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