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An American story : Mexican American entrepreneurship and wealth creation

Author: John S Butler; Alfonso Morales; David L Torres
Publisher: West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©2009.
Series: International series on technology policy and innovation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an atmosphere where the Mexican American population is viewed in terms of immigrant labor, this book examines the strong tradition of wealth creation and business creation within this population.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John S Butler; Alfonso Morales; David L Torres
ISBN: 9781557535481 1557535485
OCLC Number: 631200795
Description: x, 204 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: An American story: Mexican-American entrepreneurship and wealth creation / John Sibley Butler, Alfonso Morales, and David L. Torres --
The Mexican American self-employed population in context / David L. Torres --
Life on the hill: entrepreneurial strategies in 1940s Corpus Christi / Mary Ann Villarreal --
English proficiency and entrepreneurial income among Mexican immigrant men in the United States, 1990, 2000, 2005 / Alberto Dávila and Marie T. Mora --
How successful are female Hispanic entrepreneurs? / Magnus Lofstrom and Timothy Bates --
A woman's place is on the street: purposes and problems of Mexican American women entrepreneurs / Alfonso Morales --
Mexican immigrant entrepreneurship in Los Angeles: an analysis of the determinants of entrepreneurial outcomes / Mary Lopez and Dolores Trevizo --
Knowledge and networks: Mexican-American entrepreneurship in southwestern Michigan / María Josefa Santos --
Mexican American entrepreneurship in the southwest / Zulema Valdez --
Concluding thoughts and call for future research / John Sibley Butler, Alfonso Morales, and David L. Torres.
Series Title: International series on technology policy and innovation.
Responsibility: edited by John Sibley Butler, Alfonso Morales, and David L. Torres.
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