International ethnic entrepreneurship: Antecedents, outcomes and environmental context

Ilhan-Nas T., ŞAHİN K., Çilingir Ük Z.

International Business Review, vol.20, no.6, pp.614-626, 2011 (SSCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ibusrev.2011.02.011
  • Journal Name: International Business Review
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.614-626
  • Keywords: Immigrant, International ethnic entrepreneurship, Minority
  • Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated: No


The paper presents an overview of articles on international ethnic entrepreneurship between 1936 and 2009 from 32 journals published in SSCI using content analysis. The insights gained from the studies are used to make recommendations for future studies on international ethnic entrepreneurship. The most important findings of this study are the crucial effects of transnationalism, mixed-embeddedness and the interaction among social, human and financial capital on ethnic entrepreneurship. © 2011.