Immigration

In 2016, Immigrants founded more than half of billion-dollar U.S. startups

In 2016, Immigrants founded more than half of billion-dollar U.S. startups

Immigrants helped found more than half of the U.S.'s 87 startup companies valued at more than a billion dollars in 2016, according to a study by the National Foundation for American Policy, with the 11 biggest of those companies employing more than 17,000 people.