Latino Employment and Entrepreneurship in South Bend



Describes the labor participation of Latinos in South Bend and the development of a Mexican economic enclave in the west side of South Bend in the wake of the departure of former Polish business owners and residents. Shows how these businesses cater to and promote the transnational lives of Mexican immigrants. Features the businesses Taquería Chicago, El Paraiso, Rosales, La Panadería Central, and La Rosita Paletería y Nevería.


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Document Type
  • Document

  • Greg Podolej

  • Sarah Walorski

  • Lindsay McQuaid

  • Michael McKenna

Date Created
  • 2009-01-01

Publication Date
  • 2009

  • Regional Research

  • Labor and the Economy

  • English

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