ERIC Number: EJ584514
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Self-Employment Concentration and Earnings among Mexican Immigrants in the United States.
Spener, David; Bean, Frank D.
Social Forces, v77 n3 p1021-47 Mar 1999
An analysis of Mexican immigrants living in 60 U.S. cities indicates that higher rates of immigrant self-employment are related to lower Mexican immigrant earnings in cities with smaller ethnic markets, but are related to small increases in overall immigrant wages in cities with larger ethnic markets. Contains 43 references. (Author/TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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