The main objective of this research was to investigative the contribution of Latino immigrant business owners (or entrepreneurs) in East Boston. Twelve Latino business owners in East Boston were interviewed and supplementary interviews with public officials and other key informants served to further document the contribution of Latino entrepreneurs. The main finding of the report is that Latino business owners have made, and continue, to make extremely important contributions to East Boston’s economy and neighborhoods.
Borges-Mendez, Ramon; Holgate, Brandynn; Maynard, Carlos; Reale, Robin; and Shea, Jennifer, "Latino Business Owners In East Boston" (2006). Gastón Institute Publications. 119.