Immigrant entrepreneurs, diasporas and exports
DE BENEDICTIS LUCA
- Publisher: Publications Office of the European Union
R10 | F10 | exports | F22 | gravity model | F14 | immigrant entrepreneurs | Italy | immigrants
In this paper we highlight a new complementary channel to the business and social network effect à la Rauch (2001) through which immigrants generate increased export flows from the regions in which they settle to their countries of origin: they can become entrepreneurs....