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Liminality in narratives of integration: Articulation of digital ethnicity in social media use by migrants to Sweden (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Mitra, A., Evansluong, Q., & Diedrich, A. (2019, November). Liminality in narratives of integration: Articulation of digital ethnicity in social media use by migrants to Sweden. Paper presented at Organizing Migration and Integration in Contemporary Societies - OMICS Conference, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden

Given challenging conditions in different parts of the world, it is no wonder that people undertake journeys to regions where they may feel secure, seek refuge, be able to acquire a livelihood, as well as carry on a type of living. Migration is there... Read More about Liminality in narratives of integration: Articulation of digital ethnicity in social media use by migrants to Sweden.

Narratives of integration: Liminality in migrant acculturation through social media (2019)
Journal Article
Mitra, A., & Evansluong, Q. (2019). Narratives of integration: Liminality in migrant acculturation through social media. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 145, 474-480. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2019.01.011

Migrant integration is a long drawn out process requiring synergies with various dimensions of life, rhyming with those of the host country. In this paper, we attempt to deconstruct the digital narratives of migrants to explore how they may lead to a... Read More about Narratives of integration: Liminality in migrant acculturation through social media.

From the periphery to the centre: Start-up and growth strategies for minority diaspora entrepreneurs (2018)
Journal Article
Evansluong, Q., & Ramírez Pasillas, M. (2019). From the periphery to the centre: Start-up and growth strategies for minority diaspora entrepreneurs. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 36(1-2), 189-215. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJESB.2019.096973

Copyright © 2019 Inderscience Enterprises Ltd. Not all diasporans face the same opportunities and challenges in the entrepreneurial process. Some are forced to the periphery in terms of proximity to essential business resources and networks considere... Read More about From the periphery to the centre: Start-up and growth strategies for minority diaspora entrepreneurs.

Liminality in narratives of integration: Influence of social media use on situational ethnicity of migrants (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Mitra, A., & Evansluong, Q. (2018, August). Liminality in narratives of integration: Influence of social media use on situational ethnicity of migrants. Paper presented at 19th Nordic Migration Research Conference 2018 (NMR-Conference)

Given difficult conditions in different regions of the world, it is no wonder that people embark on journeys to regions where they may feel secure, seek refuge, be able to acquire a livelihood, as well as carry on a type of living. At the same time,... Read More about Liminality in narratives of integration: Influence of social media use on situational ethnicity of migrants.

From marginalized to integration: Entrepreneurial opportunity as an acculturation process (2017)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q., Ramírez Pasillas, M., & Bergström, H. (2017, November). From marginalized to integration: Entrepreneurial opportunity as an acculturation process. Paper presented at International Conference on Immigration and Labour Market Integration

This paper conducts an inductive case study to further understand how acculturation process and opportunity creation process influences each other. Our study rests on four cases of immigrant entrepreneurs of Cameroonian, Lebanese, Mexican and Assyria... Read More about From marginalized to integration: Entrepreneurial opportunity as an acculturation process.

Family matters: family social capital in immigrants’ entrepreneurial opportunity creation processes (2017)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q., & Ramírez Pasillas, M. (2017, June). Family matters: family social capital in immigrants’ entrepreneurial opportunity creation processes. Paper presented at EURAM Conference 2017

This paper conducts an inductive case study to develop theory on the role of family in the host and home country in the process of immigrant entrepreneurs’ creation of entrepreneurial opportunities. We employ the perspectives of the opportunity creat... Read More about Family matters: family social capital in immigrants’ entrepreneurial opportunity creation processes.

Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A community of practice perspective (2017)
Book Chapter
Ramirez-Pasillas, M., & Evansluong, Q. (2017). Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A community of practice perspective. In J. A. Arevalo, & S. Mitchell (Eds.), Handbook Sustainability in Management Education: In Search of a Multidisciplinary, Innovative and Integrated Approach through University Leadership, Scholarship and PartnershipsUSA: Edward Elgar Publishing

This chapter explores how an undergraduate elective course employs a community of practice to change students’ perceptions on sustainable entrepreneurship. For this purpose, we conducted a case study of an undergraduate elective course in a Swedish B... Read More about Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A community of practice perspective.

Influences of immigrants from emerging economies and developing countries on immigrant entrepreneurship in Sweden (2017)
Book Chapter
Evansluong, Q. (2017). Influences of immigrants from emerging economies and developing countries on immigrant entrepreneurship in Sweden. In M. Ramirez-Pasillas, E. Brundin, & M. Markowska (Eds.), Contextualizing Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies and Developing Countries, 316-328. Edward Elgar

Recently, immigrant entrepreneurship has earned more attention in countries which are not popular destinations for migration such as Norway, Denmark and Sweden. This chapter presents a literature review on influences of immigrants from emerging econo... Read More about Influences of immigrants from emerging economies and developing countries on immigrant entrepreneurship in Sweden.

Family embeddedness in immigrants’ entrepreneurial opportunity creation processes (2016)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q., & Ramirez-Pasillas, M. (2016, November). Family embeddedness in immigrants’ entrepreneurial opportunity creation processes. Paper presented at RENT XXX conference

This paper employs an inductive case study to develop theory on the role of family relationships with the immigrant entrepreneur in the opportunity creation process. We rely on the perspective of the process of opportunity creation and family embedde... Read More about Family embeddedness in immigrants’ entrepreneurial opportunity creation processes.

Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A case study in Swedish Business School (2016)
Presentation / Conference
Ramirez-Pasillas, M., & Evansluong, Q. (2016, June). Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A case study in Swedish Business School. Paper presented at NU2016 Sweden's largest conference for the development of higher education

Research on sustainable entrepreneurship education is generally lacking. The aim of this chapter is to explore how an undergraduate elective course employs sustainable entrepreneurship to engage students in a community of practice. We conduct a case... Read More about Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A case study in Swedish Business School.

Family embeddedness in immigrants' entrepreneurial opportunity creation process (2016)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q., & Ramirez-Pasillas, M. (2016, May). Family embeddedness in immigrants' entrepreneurial opportunity creation process. Paper presented at 12th Workshop on Family Firm Management Research: Bridging the Gap - Integrating Family Business Theory & Practice Zwolle

Family contributes to immigrant entrepreneurs’ business development in different ways. Family provides financial resources, accept lower salaries and offer volunteer based work. However, there is a lack of research investigating the role of family in... Read More about Family embeddedness in immigrants' entrepreneurial opportunity creation process.

Opportunity creation as a mixed embedding process: A study of immigrant entrepreneurs in Sweden (2016)
Thesis
Evansluong, Q. Opportunity creation as a mixed embedding process: A study of immigrant entrepreneurs in Sweden. (Thesis). Jönköping International Business School

Entrepreneurial opportunities are frequently noted and addressed in the literature of immigrant entrepreneurship; however, little is known about how these entrepreneurial opportunities come into existence and how immigrant entrepreneurs create such o... Read More about Opportunity creation as a mixed embedding process: A study of immigrant entrepreneurs in Sweden.

Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A case study in a Scandinavian business school (2015)
Presentation / Conference
Ramirez-Pasillas, M., & Evansluong, Q. (2015, June). Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A case study in a Scandinavian business school. Paper presented at 2nd Sustainability in a Scandinavian Context Conference

Undergraduate education for sustainability calls for new kinds of collective learning that are not so much of a transmissive nature (i.e. learning as reproduction) but rather of a transformative nature (i.e. learning as change) (Chawla and Flanders C... Read More about Sustainable entrepreneurship undergraduate education: A case study in a Scandinavian business school.

Founder’s multiple identities of Swedish business owners with athlete background in entrepreneurial opportunity recognition process (2013)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q. (2013, August). Founder’s multiple identities of Swedish business owners with athlete background in entrepreneurial opportunity recognition process. Paper presented at McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference 2013

The phenomenon of people having the same background, education, professional experience and prior knowledge recognizing the same entrepreneurial opportunities and establishing same types of businesses in the same industry seem to be quite popular. Fo... Read More about Founder’s multiple identities of Swedish business owners with athlete background in entrepreneurial opportunity recognition process.

The role of ICT in supporting transnational diaspora entrepreneurship (2012)
Book Chapter
Luong, Q., Achtenhagen, L., Henoch, B., & Evansluong, Q. (2012). The role of ICT in supporting transnational diaspora entrepreneurship. In M. Vidal-Blasco, & T. Torres-Coronas (Eds.), Social E-Enterprise, 148-164. IGI Global. https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-4666-2667-6.ch009

Millions of people around the world live in other countries than their countries of origin. In many developing countries, remittances sent home by migrants are a vital part of the economy. Transnational entrepreneurial activities by migrant entrepren... Read More about The role of ICT in supporting transnational diaspora entrepreneurship.

Transnational diaspora entrepreneurship in Sweden: A qualitative study of African diaspora entrepreneurs in Sweden (2011)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q. (2011, November). Transnational diaspora entrepreneurship in Sweden: A qualitative study of African diaspora entrepreneurs in Sweden. Paper presented at RENT XXV - RESEARCH IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND SMALL BUSINESS - 25TH ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE

1. Transnational diaspora entrepreneurship Migration has become a significant phenomenon in the modern world. Globalization and the development of transportation and communication have fostered the movement of people around the world at greater pace... Read More about Transnational diaspora entrepreneurship in Sweden: A qualitative study of African diaspora entrepreneurs in Sweden.

Sustainable microfinance: The balance between financial sustainability and social responsibility. A business model integrating remittances and cross-border entrepreneurship to microfinance (2010)
Presentation / Conference
Evansluong, Q. (2010, July). Sustainable microfinance: The balance between financial sustainability and social responsibility. A business model integrating remittances and cross-border entrepreneurship to microfinance. Paper presented at 19th EDAMBA Summer Academy

Microfinance has been recognized as an effective tool to alleviate poverty. How to create a sustainability model of microfinance to fulfill both social responsibility and financial sustainability by integrating remittance flows and cross-border micro... Read More about Sustainable microfinance: The balance between financial sustainability and social responsibility. A business model integrating remittances and cross-border entrepreneurship to microfinance.