Fewer Foreign Students To The U.S. Cost Billions In Revenue Loss

August 9, 2021 ☼ migrationimmigrationstudentstrump

Source: NPR

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That’s a challenge for American colleges. But it also could be a blow to U.S. competitiveness. ​​​​Foreign students often go on to build their lives in the United States, filling our faculty offices, our laboratories, our boardrooms. One in five entrepreneurs who founded start-ups in the United States is an immigrant — and three-quarters of them first came to America as students.

A good chunk of American entrepreneurship and innovation is by these students. It’s too bad that the Trump/Miller hostility discouraged them.