Banking on Immigrants – A Canada-US Comparison


Project Summary:

This project examines within a regulatory/institutional framework the linkages between global financial flows, international migration, and immigrant integration and community development in Canada and the US. Specifically, it explore the roles different types of financial institutions (domestic vs. foreign, mainstream vs. ethnic) play in integrating immigrants into the receiving societies, and the impact different regulatory contexts have on such roles and the resulting outcomes.

Project Description:

Project Type:
Funded

Project Role:
Principal investigator

Country 1:
Canada

Country 2:
United States

Country 3:

Country 4:

Month
Year
Start Date:
Apr
2010
End Date:
Mar
2014

Funder:
SSHRC

Year Project Started:
2010

Collaborator:
Wei Li

Collaborator Institution:
Arizona State University

Collaborator Role:

Funder
Amount
(e.g type 1000 for 1,000)
1
SSHRC
100350
2
3
4
5
6