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For South Korean children, studying abroad and mastering English used to be the key to success, prompting waves of students to head overseas for their diplomas. But maybe not for much longer. [Read More]
Listen to our latest podcast on North Korea's use of re-defectors in their information management strategy. [Read More]
On July 24, KEI hosted 42 students from the Korea-America Student Conference for a Six Party Talks Simulation. [Read More]
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Nathan Beauchamp-Mustafaga discusses his analysis of the PLA's public comments regarding North Korea. [Read More]
Iran, North Korea, John Kerry, Mohammad Javad Zarif
It is doubtful that the Obama Administration can replicate its success in concluding a nuclear agreement with North Korea based on its effort with Iran. [Read More]
 

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July 27, 2015

On July 24, KEI Board Member Dr. David Steinberg participated in an interview with Korean broadcaster MBC. The interview will appear in a documentary to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Korea...

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...

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Korea Kontext Podcasts

July 31, 2015

Over the past few years, North Korea has been holding press conferences starring so-called re-defectors – people who fled to the South and chose to return. Researchers Steven Denney...

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...
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The Peninsula Blog

August 03, 2015

By Jenna Gibson For South Korean children, studying abroad and mastering English used to be the key to success, prompting waves of students to head overseas for their diplomas. Now, South Korea is...

July 21, 2015

By Jenna Gibson In a June article, Foreign Affairs magazine decried the “decline of international studies,” citing a broad trend of “the scaling back of a long-term national commitment to education...

July 20, 2015

By Phil Eskeland Commentators on both sides of the political spectrum have used North Korea and Iran interchangeably to buttress their position on the negotiations to corral Iran’s nuclear weapons...

July 08, 2015

By Mark Tokola Short conversations about North Korea generally end with similar conclusions: it is too soon to tell whether Kim Jong-un has successfully entrenched himself; the North Korean economy...

 

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August 03, 2015

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Security 1. NK threatens attack on leaflet senders...

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