FEMALE IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURSHIP: A DEVELOPING SECTOR IN JAPAN'S ENTREPRENEURIAL ECONOMY

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SONIYA BILLORE; AHMAD HJ ZAINUDDIN; NORASHFAH HANIM YAAKOP YAHAYA AL-HAJ; DAPHNE HALKIAS;
(2010)
  • Journal: Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship,volume 15,issue 2,pages165-186
  • Subject: Women, immigrant entrepreneur, Japan, small business, social acceptance

The role of women in Japan was traditionally restricted to housekeeping and childrearing. Over the years, changes in Japanese lifestyle and attitudes have created new grounds for women to venture into small businesses. Although this new personality aspect of women has b... View more
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