Lose to win: entrepreneurship of returned migrants in China
作者: Li YuXundong YinXiang ZhengWenwei Li
作者单位: 1China Center for Human Capital and Labor Market Research, Central University of Finance and Economics
2China Academy of Public Finance and Public Policy, Central University of Finance and Economics
3Carroll School of Management, Boston College
4PricewaterhouseCoopers Consultants
刊名: The Annals of Regional Science, 2017, Vol.58 (2), pp.341-374
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s00168-016-0787-0
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)This paper explores the relationship between rural to urban migration and entrepreneurship in China. We compare entrepreneurship between return migrants who used to work in a province other than their home province and migrants whose work experience is limited to within their home province. Migrants who leave their home province lose rooted social networks and immediate support from relatives and friends, but might gain new social networks, human capital and financial capital, which eventually enable them to enter entrepreneurship more easily. The factors tested for their association with entrepreneurship include a range of individual characteristics, human and social capital, financial capital, city fixed effects and industry fixed effects. Significant heterogeneous patterns...
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影响因子:0.901 (2012)

  • returned 退回
  • China 中国