Agricultural Co-operatives Facing the Reform in Legal Framework

Akira Kurimoto

Hosei University

AKIRA KURIMOTO is Professor of the Institute for Solidarity-based Society at Hosei University, Tokyo and Director of the Consumer Co-operative Institute of Japan, Tokyo. He served as a Chairperson of the ICA (International Co-operative Alliance) Research Committee (2001-2005). He is the Vice Chair of the ICA Asian Research Committee and the member of the ICA Principles Committee.


The Japanese legislation on co-operative organizations is highly fragmented since it has been built to implement the economic and social policies resulting in a dozen of co-operative laws with different supervising ministries.... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Akira Kurimoto (Hosei University)

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Topic #18 Fiscal, Policy and Legal Innovations, Frameworks and Issues


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