Immigrant CEOs

40% of Fortune 500 companies were founded by immigrants or children of immigrants. A user can navigate through this interactive map by clicking on the markers to see where the founder of these large corporations, that now have a major influence on the US economy, are originally from. Shown in the Mason Gross Undergraduate Exhibition, Mobility in a State of Exile.

“Migrants bring ideas and new technologies and diversity of culture that can lead to all kinds of unpredictable economic interactions.” -Michael Clemens