Hansa Institute


Hansa Institute (formerly Korean American Research & Development: KARDI) is a Section 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization registered with the State of Illinois Office of the Secretary in March 2005. Hansa’s Board of Directors consists of economists, sociologists, former journalists, business leaders, and attorneys of the Korean American community of Chicago. Hansa’s Research Committee includes half-dozen social scientists, who are actively involved in research and are currently working in or retired from educational and governmental institutions.