(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2014)

Document title

Ethnic enterprises and community development

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

LIU C.Y. (1) ; MILLER J. ; WANG Q. (2) ;
(1) Georgia State University, Atlanta, ETATS-UNIS
(2) Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte, ETATS-UNIS


This article provides a systematic review of the multi-faceted ways ethnic businesses contribute to community building and neighborhood development in the three following communities Buford Highway in Atlanta, Monterey Park in Los Angeles, and Sunset Park in New York. It finds that ethnic businesses can serve local economic interests and community-level cohesion and accrue economic, social, physical, and political benefits to their respective communities. It concludes that ethnic businesses should be better incorporated into urban policies in community economic development


Article of periodic

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 2014, vol. 79, no5 [pp. 565-576]

Bibliographic references : 57 ref.

Collation : fig., tabl., cartes



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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