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Korea has made fostering a “creative economy” a top priority to sustain economic development and avoid the “low-growth trap.” The goal is to shift Korea’s growth...
Author(s): Randall Jones
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:54
Since the late 1990s, Korea has sought a FTA with its trade partners, while the EU has been pivoting to Asia since the mid-2000s in search of a FTA partner. The Korea-EU FTA was important for both...
Author(s): Kang Yoo-duk
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:53
Last year was a special year for Korea and Italy as it marked the 130th anniversary of the Korean-Italian diplomatic relationship. Today, Korea and Italy share similar economic features including...
Author(s): Oh Tae Hyun
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:50
2014 marked the 130th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Italy and Korea. This paper provides a historical overview of the relations between the two countries and gives two examples of...
Author(s): Angelo Gioe
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:47
The beginning of Korea-Russia economic relations go back 130 years, however, for most of the last century, the relationship between Korea and Russia has been curtailed due to historical events. It...
Author(s): Jeong Yeo-cheon
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:41
German unification is often used as a preview on what is going to happen in Korea. Such a position is rejected in this article. Not only have the costs of German unification been grossly...
Author(s): Rudiger Frank
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:38
Achieving unification has been one of the most important national goals of all South Korean presidents. President Park is no exception, and clarifies that building a foundation for national...
Author(s): Jo Dongho
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Mar 4 2016 - 14:36
This is the full PDF of the 2015 edition of Joint U.S.-Korea Academic Studies. Please click here to download the individual chapters included in this publication.   At the Korea Economic...
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Feb 29 2016 - 18:27
For a variety of reasons, North Korea at times behaves in a provocative fashion. This chapter starts with a discussion of the concept of provocation and its nature. A careful exploration of North...
Author(s): Cheng Xiaohe
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Feb 29 2016 - 18:17
This chapter is about how Japan prepares to respond to provocations from North Korea. As background factors, we need to consider how Japan is altering its security policy, how it is assessing the...
Author(s): Ohara Bonji
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Feb 29 2016 - 18:15
When speaking to a Korean audience, the commander of U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) invariably inserts the Korean phrase katchi kapshida ( 같이 갑시다), “we go together,” at some point in his...
Author(s): Terence Roehrig
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Feb 29 2016 - 18:12
Despite President Park Geun-hye’s efforts to improve inter-Korean relations, Kim Jongun’s North Korea has never shown any willingness to give up its nuclear ambitions and continuously...
Author(s): Hong Kyudok
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Feb 29 2016 - 18:07
Provocations by North Korea can take various forms: weapons tests, acts of direct violence, cyber attacks, threatening force buildups, etc. Individually and as a group, states are debating how they...
Author(s): Gilbert Rozman
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Feb 29 2016 - 18:02
Southeast Asia is the region where Japan has been most deeply engaged in the postwar era. Japan has provided over half of its official development assistance (ODA) to the region, accounting in 1960...
Author(s): Kwak Sungil
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Feb 29 2016 - 15:05
Korea’s Knowledge Sharing Program (KSP), launched in 2004, is a policy-oriented development cooperation program in which Korea shares its development experience and knowledge to support the...
Author(s): Lim Wonhyuk
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Feb 29 2016 - 14:46
The states of Southeast Asia are on the front lines of competition not only in regard to the balance of military and political power, as analyzed in Section I, but also with respect to their economic...
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Feb 29 2016 - 14:43
North Korea and Russia are seen as posing an increasingly dangerous military threat as we enter 2015, and the responses of other states to them are widely perceived as realist in nature, prioritizing...
Author(s): Gilbert Rozman
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Feb 29 2016 - 14:40
Over the past sixty years, the two Koreas have embarked on completely different paths in almost every respect. One developed into a successful example of democracy with remarkable economic growth,...
Author(s): Kim Jiyoon
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Feb 29 2016 - 12:39
Over the past sixty years, the two Koreas have embarked on completely different paths in almost every respect. One developed into a successful example of democracy with remarkable economic growth,...
Author(s): Kim Jiyoon
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Feb 29 2016 - 12:39
Moving from the powerful and abstract construct of ethnic homogeneity as bearing the promise for unification, this chapter instead considers family unity, facilitated by the quotidian and ubiquitous...
Author(s): Sandra Fahy
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Feb 29 2016 - 12:35
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