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The historical legacy of North Korea is characterized by occupation and conflict, and economic rehabilitation and then collapse, with tragic and widespread consequences for population health. From...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:38pm
Author(s): John Grundy
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Since the collapse of industry during the 'Arduous March' (1995-1997), Pyongyang has continuously launched reconstruction plans but has failed to see a rebound. The key is to restore...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:25pm
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It has been reported that passenger transport and logistics between regions in North Korea are very difficult due to deterioration and imperfect maintenance of transport infrastructure and limited...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:15pm
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Since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1990, Korea and Mongolia have broadened cooperation in various areas such as politics, economy, society, and culture given their geographical...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:03pm
Author(s): Lee Jae Young
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Korea's economic relations with Japan, which were re-established as a result of the diplomatic normalization between the two countries in 1965, have transformed from dependent to interdependent....
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 4:53pm
Author(s): Kim Gyu-Pan
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The article focuses on the China-Korea FTA, analyzing the background of China-Korea bilateral economic relations, the characteristics of the China-Korea FTA and more importantly, the implications and...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 4:24pm
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This report conducts an analysis of the corporate bond market in Korea and the changes in interest rates and term structure since the 1997 Asian financial crisis. The potential risks and solutions...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 4:12pm
Author(s): Paul Moon Sub Choi
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For decades Korea has had a remarkable track record of economic performance. But growth has now declined, and Korea may find it difficult to move quickly to the OECD income frontier. Moreover, Korea...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 3:48pm
Author(s): Edda Zoli
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Author(s): Edda Zoli
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The ROK-Japan relationship seemingly found a floor after the downward spiral that marked the end of the Lee Myung-Bak presidency and the first three years of President Park Geun-hye. Seoul and Tokyo...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 3:59pm
Author(s): Brad Glosserman
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In October 2015, the U.S. and Korean governments announced “New Frontiers of Cooperation” for the bilateral agenda following the summit meeting between U.S. President Barack Obama and...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 3:15pm
Author(s): Sean Connell
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This report conducts an analysis of the corporate bond market in Korea and the changes in interest rates and term structure since the 1997 Asian financial crisis. The potential risks and solutions...
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 6:05pm
Author(s): Paul Moon Sub Choi
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The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) launched in August 2008 and transformed into a treaty-based inter-governmental organization in October 2012. The GGGI positioned South Korea at the forefront...
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 11:06am
Author(s): Jeffrey Robertson
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Suddenly and unexpectedly, after several decades as Asia’s backwater and basket case of international development, Myanmar was thrust to the center stage of international attention in 2011. The...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 3:29pm
Author(s): Matteo Fumagalli
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This paper examines the short-run and long-run relation between volatility in the real effective exchange rate and stock returns in the Republic of Korea. A trivariate vector autoregressive model is...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 10:52am
Author(s): Rajarshi Mitra
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Among the most important issues that will confront the new Trump administration is how to deal with North Korea. Before Mr. Trump leaves office, North Korea may achieve the capability of attacking...
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 5:29pm
Author(s): David Straub
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In 2013, two countries in East Asia launched their respective visions for an East-meets-West integrated region: China pronounced one of the most ambitious foreign economic strategies...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 12:05pm
Author(s): Balbina Hwang
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This study explores the organization of the Korean labor market, systemic faults in it leading to undesirable outcomes and their determinants, and consequences for workers and employers. Long-term...
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 9:58am
Author(s): Vladimir Hlasny
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This is the full PDF of the 2016 edition of Joint U.S.-Korea Academic Studies. Please click here to download the individual chapters included in this publication.   Since our founding...
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 10:53am
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Countries active in Northeast Asia differ in how they interpret China’s intentions in regard to security. Does China seek regional domination? Is it defensively resisting the aggressive designs...
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 10:50am
Author(s): Gilbert Rozman
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