Immigration

A Startup Visa is Profoundly Pro-American Entrepreneur

10/17/17
A startup visa would allow immigrant founders who met certain criteria to be entrepreneurs in America and later become permanent residents—keeping their talents here where they will benefit other American entrepreneurs.
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International Entrepreneur Rule: The Good, the Bad and the Unknown

10/17/16
The Kauffman Foundation gave feedback today on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s proposed International Entrepreneur Rule. The rule would allow certain immigrant entrepreneurs to remain in the United States for the purpose of operating and growing their startup.
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Want to be like Silicon Valley? Welcome Immigrant Entrepreneurs

10/07/16
Exploring how the percentage of immigrant entrepreneurs varies across states and metropolitan areas.
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Immigrant Entrepreneurship: Just the Facts

10/04/16
Greater acceptance of immigrant entrepreneurs can boost falling rates of firm formation, create jobs for Americans and spur economic growth.
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A Billion Reasons to Encourage Immigrant Startups

04/28/16
Two recent studies emphasize the need for an update of current immigration policy.
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New Policy May Slow Tide of Immigrant Entrepreneurs

07/06/15
India, the country that sends far and away more entrepreneurs to the U.S. than any other, has a new policy that might help keep more of that startup talent at home.
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Lessons from the Kauffman Index: Immigrants are Infused with Entrepreneurial Energy

06/26/15
Kauffman researcher Chris Jackson dives into the Kauffman Index: Startup Activity and emphasizes the importance of the role immigrants play in entrepreneurship.
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Left Behind? The New Generation of Latino Entrepreneurs

04/13/15
Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch examines the growth of Latino-American entrepreneurs and the particular challenges they face.
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