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Rural Social Enterprise Development Strategy: France, the United States, Japan, Korea, focusing on the comparison of social enterprises in rural areas

  • Journal of Regional Studies and Development
  • Abbr : JRSD
  • 2012, 21(1), pp.61-95
  • Publisher : Institute for Poverty Alleviation and International Development: IPAID
  • Research Area : Social Science > Area Studies > Regional Studies in general > Comparative / Statistical Regional Studies

Kang, Byoung-Jun 1

1서울시립대학교

Accredited

ABSTRACT

As industrial structure changes, the salience of agriculture has been gradually decreased. However, the global food crisis sheds new light on the importance of agriculture. Social enterprises in rural areas have become an alternative for community development. In this study, we compared successful social enterprises in rural areas: France, the United States, Japan, Korea and other cases. Based on the results from analysis, this study suggests entrepreneurship training, systematic support from the government, involvement of local residents, and business development combined assets as strategies for developing Rural social enterprises.

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This paper was written with support from the National Research Foundation of Korea.