Land of opportunity

January 1996
Policy Review;Jan/Feb96, Issue 75, p60
Academic Journal
Comments on the article `Why Koreans Succeed,' by Heather Mac Donald, which was published in the Spring 1995 issue of `City Journal'. Factors which contribute to the success of Korean-American grocers in New York; Hostility towards Korean entrepreneurship in the United States.


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