Lists of Laws, Documents, Organizations, and Datasets

Laws

KoreanEnglishDescription
소상공인 보호 및 지원에 관한 법률Act on the Protection of and Support for Micro EnterprisesEnacted in 2015, changing the name of the act from Act on Special Measures for Development of Small and Micro Enterprises to Act on the Protection of and Support for Micro Enterprises
소기업 및 소상공인 지원을 위한 특별조치법Act on Special Measures for Development of Small and Micro EnterprisesEnacted in 2001, changing the name of the act from Act on Special Measures for Small Enterprise Support to Act on Special Measures for Development of Small and Micro Enterprises
소기업 지원을 위한 특별조치법Act on Special Measures for Small Enterprise SupportEnacted in 1997
정부조직법Government Organization Act
중소기업기본법Framework Act on Small and Medium EnterprisesDefines small business, on which is based the concept of micro enterprises (referred to as sosanggongin in this study)
산업발전법Industrial Development Act
소상공인 생계형 적합업종 지정에 관한 특별법Special Act on the Designation of Types of Business Suitable for Livelihood of Micro Enterprises
소상공인 시장진흥기금 운용 관리규정
전통시장 및 상접가 육성을 위한 특별법Special Act on the Development of Traditional markets and Shopping Districts
유통산업발전법Distribution Industry Development Act
부가가치세법Value-Added Tax Act
중소기업협동조합법Small and Medium Enterprise Cooperatives Act

Other official documents

KoreanEnglishDescription
영세 자영업자 종합대책Comprehensive Plan for Weak Self-Employed Workers(2005) 중소기업특별위원회
저소득층 일자리 소득지원 대책Plan to Provide Support to Workers in Low-Income Jobs
소상공인 경쟁력 제고 방안(2012) 관계부처 합동
소상공인 경쟁력 강화방안(2016) 관계부처 합동
취약계층 소득보장 강화 합의(2018) 사회안전망개선위
소상공인/자영업자 지원 대책(2018) 관계부처 합동

Organizations

KoreanEnglishDescription
중소벤처기업부Ministry of SMEs and StartupsThe Small and Medium Business Administration was established in 1996 and renamed the Ministry of SMEs and Startups in 2017.
중소기업청Small and Medium Business AdministrationSee above
소상공인시장진흥공단Small Enterprise and Market Service (SEMAS)The Small Enterprise and Market Service was established in 2014 through the merger of the Agency for Traditional Market Administration (시장경영진흥원) and the Small Enterprise Development Agency (소상공인진흥원).
소상공인진흥원Small Enterprise Development AgencyThe Small Enterprise Support Center (소상공인지원센터) was established in 1999 and absorbed into Small Enterprise Development Agency in 2006.
소공인시장진흥공단Agency for Traditional Market AdministrationThe Market Management Support Center (시장경영지원센터) was established in 2005 and upgraded and renamed the Agency for Traditional Market Administration in 2010.
중소기업중앙회KBIZ Korea Federation of SMEs
한국노동연구원Korea Labor Institute
지식경제부Ministry of Knowledge Economy
국세청National Tax Service
동반성장위원회Korea Commission for Corporate Partnership
중소기업특별위원회Special SME Committee
통계청Statistics Korea

Datasets

KoreanEnglishDescription
한국노동패널조사Korea Labor and Income Panel Study (KLIPS)Published by the Korea Labor Institute. Similar in design to •Panel Study and Income Dynamics (PSID: University of Michigan, USA), GSOEP (Germany)
경제활동인구조사Economically Active Population SurveyPublished by Statistics Korea. Other related survey datasets and statistics: 가계동향조사, 전국사업체조사 (National Survey of Business Enterprises), 중소기업실태조사, 사업체 기초 통계조사 및 부가조사, 가계금융조사 (Survey of Household Finances), 경제총조사 (Economic Census), 도/소매업조사, 서비스업조사, 가계금융/복지조사, 사업체기초통계, 서비스업생산지수, 전국가구(2인 이상) 가계수지, 국민계정 (National Accounts)
전국 소상공인 실태조사National Microenterprise SurveyPublished by the Small Enterprise and Market Service. Other related survey datasets: 전통시장 및 상점가 실태조사, 전국소상공인 실태조사, 소상공인 통계집, 소상공인 경기동향, 소상공인 정책자금 지원사업 모니터링 조사
소기업소상공인 체감경기(BSI) 조사서울신용보증재단
기업가정신 실태조사중소벤처기업부, 한국청년기업가정신재단
근로환경조사안전보건공단 산업안전보건연구원
산업직업별 고용구조조사
한국복지패널
4개 구역의 상인과 소비자를 대상으로 실태조사, 서울 자영업자 업종지도서울시
고용노동통계고용노동부
국내기업, 공공기관 퇴직지원 프로그램 실태조사국민소득 소상공인진흥원, 한국은행