Many Immigrant Entrepreneurs in the United States are Now Finding Canada an Attractive Destination

New research indicates that Canada’s startup visa policy is attracting immigrants and international students away from the United States, further emphasizing the attractiveness of Canada as a destination for entrepreneurs and foreign talent. The study conducted by Saerom Lee and Britta Glennon from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania reveals that Canada’s Startup Visa Program, introduced in 2013, has had a significant impact on the decision-making of immigrants based in the U.S.