While many have voiced their opinions in the debate of whether or not the ‘American Dream’ still exists today, there are at least three foreign-born million/billionaires who seem to be enjoying the highest rewards fame in the United States can offer: Elon Musk, Shahid Khan, and Arianna Huffington. Elon Musk: from Pretoria, South Africa to […]
In polls, Americans and immigrants alike overwhelmingly cite economic opportunities as the number one reason people choose to immigrate to the United States (74%). About half of Americans believe that once immigrants are here, their talents, experiences and hard work strengthen our nation and in particular improve food, music, and the arts while around a […]
Immigrant entrepreneurs comprise a large portion of start-ups. In fact, according to a recent study, more than half of the Silicon Valley start-ups had at least one foreign-born founder, and across the country the figure was just over one-quarter. These were astonishing findings given that just 13 percent of the U.S. population is foreign-born.