31 Oct '12, 12am

EBN - Tam Harbert - Is America Losing the Battle for Tech Talent? via @ebnonline

America has always been a nation of immigrants. Ever since the first colonists came over from Europe, wave after wave of people from foreign lands have moved here in search of a better life. But today, we are turning away the best and the brightest among them, and that is hurting the competitiveness of the United States. That's the starting point of Vivek Wadhwa's e-book, The Immigrant Exodus: Why America is Losing the Global Race to Capture Entrepreneurial Talent , published by Wharton Digital Press in September. Wadhwa , an Indian who lived in the United States as a child and returned as a young man to become a citizen, has already had a successful career as an entrepreneur, having founded two software companies. Today, he works as an academic, writer, and gadfly. He has posts at several universities, including Duke, Singularity, Stanford, and Emory. In the book, he argu...

Full article: http://www.ebnonline.com/author.asp?doc_id=253233&section...

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