Jaehyang Han

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Jaehyang Han
Hokkaido University

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Awards & Honors

The Political Economy and Economic History Society Prize, Political Economy and Economic History Society
The Forum for Entrepreneurial Studies Prize, Forum for Entrepreneurial Studies
The Small-medium Sized Enterprises Research Prize, Shoko Research Institute


HAN Jaehyang
The journal of political economy and economic history   52(1) 1-18   Oct 2009
This paper examines the process through which credit unions were founded by the Korean-Japanese minority, placing particular emphasis on the political and economic conditions that prescribed and enabled their establishment within the historical se...
Han Jaehyang
The Journal of political economy and economic history. Rekishi to keizai   47(3) 37-55   Apr 2005
Enterprises owned and managed by Korean-Japanese, who constitute the largest ethnic minority in Japanese society, have tended to focus their business activities in certain specific industries. This paper examines the inter and intra-industry dynam...
Jaehyang Han
Keiei Shigaku (Japan Business History Review)   38(1) 50-77   2003
Enterprises owned by Koreans have been the largest minority businesses in Japan. Although Lotte and Softbank are now the two most notable companies among them, most Korean-owned firms have historically been small and invisible. This paper aims to ...