The Secret of Immigrant Genius


The following article discusses how immigrants are responsible for so much creative innovation: The Secret of Immigrant Genius.

The reason for this is because the mind of an immigrant is forced to think in multiple paradigms while they are still unaccustomed to the new host country. This is because immigrants have to convert the language and culture from their old paradigms and use them within the language and culture of the new paradigm. And being forced to think in multiple paradigms is the prerequisite for creativity.