If the damage from Grexit spreads beyond Europe, economic output could drop by 0.3% in Asia [Read More]
View the June 11 program with Georgy Toloraya who discusses Russia's foreign policy towards the two Koreas. [Read More]
The Kim Jong-un regime feels threatened by a growing consensus that they are guilty of international crimes against humanity [Read More]
Please view the June 10 program discussing MERS, the future of the US-ROK alliance and prospects for the rescheduled Park-Obama summit. [Read More]
 

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June 24, 2015

The Korea Economic Institute of America was mentioned in the following articles:

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May 20, 2015

On May 12, 2015 the Korea Economic Institute of America and the Database Center for North Korean Human Rights hosted a conference titled "Human Rights and North Korea's Overseas Laborers...

May 20, 2015

May 12, 2015

Statement for the Record at the Korean Economic Institute of America’s Event:  "Human Rights and North Korea's Overseas...

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Korea Kontext Podcasts

September 16, 2014
With the recent retirement by Yi So-yeon, South Korea’s remaining astronaut, many have turned attention to Korea, wondering whether there is a future for its space program. According to Daniel...
September 02, 2014

Since the famine of the 1990s, North Korea has continued to face periods of chronic food shortages. However, the humanitarian needs of the people in North Korea extend beyond the...
August 08, 2014
North Korea has engaged in various forms of economic reforms and marketization attempts such as establishing Special Economic Zones and obtaining Foreign Direct Investment. Yet, many of North...
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The Peninsula Blog

June 29, 2015

By Troy Stangarone For Greeks and European officials alike, the last five years must have seemed like the Greek myth of Sisyphus who was condemned to roll an immense bolder up a hill only to have it...

June 25, 2015

By Phil Eskeland This has been an incredibly fascinating past several weeks to anyone who has followed the politics of trade policy in the U.S. Congress.  This was not your average roller coaster...

June 23, 2015

By Mark Tokola People who have worked on policy towards North Korea for some time often remark that nothing really changes: the DPRK’s weapons programs progress, gross human rights violations...

June 19, 2015

By Mark Tokola On June 17th, the Institute for Economics and Peace released its 2015 edition of the “Global Peace Index.”  This annual publication began in 2008, which makes it useful for tracking...

 

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