Entrepreneurship represents a very important element in the sustainable development of a country’s economy and becomes more complex when viewed from the angle of migration, which affects nearly all countries whether they are a place of origin, transit, destination, or a combination of these. Utilizing survey data, this essay attempts to identify the key factors explaining the entrepreneurial initiatives of immigrants in Greece. It reviews the literature of immigrant entrepreneurship and gives an overview of immigration and the profile of immigrants in the country. The essay ends with some conclusions about the findings and suggests future implications.
Research Article| September 01 2012
Konstantinos S. Skandalis; Immigration and Entrepreneurial Diversification in Contemporary Greece. Mediterranean Quarterly 1 September 2012; 23 (3): 98–114. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/10474552-1703480
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