Issues on Entrepreneurship and Human Resource Development in Japanese Farm Business

  • Akira KiminamiEmail author
Part of the New Frontiers in Regional Science: Asian Perspectives book series (NFRSASIPER, volume 32)


This chapter presents brief views of the situation of the studies on entrepreneurship and human resource development in Japanese farm business from theoretical and empirical perspectives. Then, it clarifies the characteristics of the entreprenurship and human resource development in farm business based on the comparative analysis with SME of manufacturing. Finally it shows the research issues on this topic.


Entrepreneurship Human resource development Farm business management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Agricultural and Resource EconomicsThe University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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