Immigration, Entrepreneurship, and Urban Development

  • Schuch, C.* and Wang, Q. 2015. Immigrant Businesses, Place Making, and Community Development: A Case from an Emerging Immigration Gateway. Journal of Cultural Geography. . DOI:10.1080/08873631.2014.995403.

  • Wang, Q. 2015. Foreign-Born Status, Gender, and Hispanic Self-Employment across U.S. Metropolitan Labor Markets: A Multilevel Approach. Economic Development Quarterly. Published online doi: 10.1177/089124241559883

    • A related commentary on Hispanic entrepreneurship can be found here at WalletHub.com (one of the leading outlets covering the personal finance industry).

  • Wang, Q. Gleave, S*. and Lysenko, T.* 2014. Ethnic Concentration and Entrepreneurship: The Case of African Americans in Three U.S. Metropolitan Areas. Urban Geography DOI: 10.1080/02723638.2014.941710

  • Liu, C., Painter, G. and Wang, Q. “Immigrant Entrepreneurship and Agglomeration in High-Tech Industries in the U.S.” accepted chapter in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Global Economy: Knowledge, Technology and Internationalization. Edward Elgar.

  • Wang, Q. 2013. Business Segmentation by Gender and Race/Ethnicity: Evidence from the U.S. Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship 26(3) 299-321.

  • Wang, Q. 2013. Constructing a Multilevel Spatial Approach in Ethnic Entrepreneurship Studies. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research 19(1): 97 – 113.

  • Wang, Q. 2013. Beyond Ethnic Enclaves? Exploring the Spatial Distribution of Latino-Owned Employer Firms in Two U.S. Immigration Gateways. Journal of Urban Affairs 35(5): 569-58.

  • Liu, C., Miller, J*. and Wang, Q. 2013. Ethnic Enterprises and Community Development. GeoJournal. DOI: 10.1007/s10708-013-9513-y.

  • Wang, Q. 2012. Ethnic Entrepreneurship Studies in Geography: A Review. Geography Compass 6/4: 227–240.

  • Wang, Q. 2011. African American and Hispanic Self-Employment in the Charlotte Metropolitan Area. Southeastern Geographer 51(1): 89-109.

  • Wang, Q. 2010. Immigration and Ethnic Entrepreneurship: A Comparative Study in the United States. Growth and Change 41 (3): 430-458.

  • Wang, Q. and Walcott, S. 2010. Geography of Ethnic Self-Employment in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area. Southeastern Geographer 50(3): 323-345.

  • Wang, Q. 2009. Gender, Ethnicity and Self-Employment: A Multilevel Analysis across U.S. Metropolitan Areas. Environment and Planning A 41(8): 1979-1996.

  • Wang, Q. and Li, W. 2007. Entrepreneurship, Ethnicity and Local Contexts: Hispanic Entrepreneurs in Three Southern Metropolitan Areas. GeoJournal 68: 167-182.