The American Dream: Is it [still] alive for immigrants?

  • And 70% of U.S. adults — across race, gender, political party and income — say the American Dream is achievable, Gallup polling found.
  1. Founder frenzy: 44% of Fortune 500 companies have at least one founder who is an immigrant or the child of immigrants, according to stats from New American Economy, founded by Michael Bloomberg.
  2. Upward mobility: Even the children of immigrants who fall in the poorest quarter of the U.S. end up in the middle class, Princeton researchers found.
  3. Self-made wealth: 80% of America’s millionaires — foreign- and U.S.-born — are first-generation.

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Paul Segreto

Paul Segreto

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