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Published: 08 December 2016

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780190648749

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The Other One Percent

Indians in America

Sanjoy Chakravorty, Devesh Kapur, and Nirvikar Singh

Modern South Asia

  • Comprehensive and authoritative overview of the Indian immigrant population in the United States
  • Explains the three key processes - selection, assimilation, and entrepreneurship - that led to Indians in America becoming the most-educated and highest-income group
  • Shows how these processes are rooted in global changes in technology and trade and policy changes in India and the United States

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