• Almost 44 Percent of All U.S. Fortune 500 Companies in 2018 Were Founded by Immigrants or Their Children, New Research Shows

    2 monthes ago - By Renew our Economy

    NEW YORK, NY-Today, New American Economy released new data showing that almost 44 percent of 2018's Fortune 500 companies were founded by immigrants or their children. Among these are some of the largest and most successful companies in the world, including Apple, Amazon, Costco, and Bank of America. Together, these companies employ 13 million people worldwide.
    Key findings from the brief - The New American Fortune 500: 2018 Edition - include:
    43.8 percent of all Fortune 500 companies were founded by an immigrant or the child of immigrants. 20 percent were founded directly by foreign-born...
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  • New Analysis Shows Proposed Public Charge Rule Could Affect Up To 7.5 Million Immigrants

    2 monthes ago - By Renew our Economy

    NEW YORK, N.Y. -Today, following the Trump Administration's move to open public comment on a proposed rule change regarding the inadmissibility of immigrants on public charge grounds, New American Economy released a new analysis of the potential economic impact of this proposed rule .
    The Trump Administration has proposed a new regulation that would potentially bar millions of working-aged, aspiring immigrants in key industries from being able to come to America and gain permanent residency, and potentially bar millions more who are working legally in these industries now from being able...
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