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  Korea is arguably the premier development success story of the last half century. Despite this success, there has been a nagging sense among many observers that the development ...
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May 25 2008 - 15:55
The unique restriction of a one-time, five-year presidential term in the Republic of Korea (ROK) has often resulted in short-lived changes to the way the nation’s chief executive ...
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Apr 25 2008 - 15:55
  During the past several decades numerous discussions about the problems of education in South Korea have been advanced by government officials, education experts, teachers, students...
Author(s): S.J. Chang
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Mar 25 2008 - 15:55
  The automobile industry is a dynamic and significant sec-tor in most of the major economies in the world. It is closely related to various other manufacturing sectors such as...
Author(s): Sang-yirl Nam
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Feb 25 2008 - 15:55
  More than two decades ago, when the USSR still existed and the concept of the world socialist system presumed that all socialist countries were developing as one, I argued (still in...
Author(s): Georgy Toloraya
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Dec 25 2007 - 15:55
  One cannot enter the same river twice. Every time one looks at North Korea, on the surface it appears boringly the same. Its life fl ows in the same predictable direction,...
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Sep 25 2007 - 15:55
  As one might say that, without a proper understanding of juche, Kim Il-sung’s North Korea cannot be comprehended, one might also say that a proper understanding of Kim ...
Author(s): Han S. Park
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Sep 25 2007 - 15:55
  Brushes with the law experienced by Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) include its behavior with respect to its own laws, international contracts, international ...
Author(s): Jr., Marion P. Spina
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Jun 25 2007 - 15:55
The global community has plainly noticed the critical role played by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in inducing change in North Korea’s diplomatic behavior, particularly with...
Author(s): Mika Marumoto
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May 25 2007 - 15:55
  After North Korea’s nuclear test on 9 October 2006, the fate of South Korea’s engagement policy with North Korea seemed to hang in the balance. To many, the nuclear test...
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Apr 25 2007 - 15:55
  This paper provides an analytical assessment of the implications for North and South Korea of recent changes in the Chinese-Russian and U.S.-Japanese security relationships.The evolution...
Author(s): Richard Weitz
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Mar 25 2007 - 15:55
  North Korea’s ballistic missile tests in July 2006 shone a spotlight on security issues in East Asia. The media paid much attention to political challenges facing the U.S.-ROK...
Author(s): Leif-Eric Easley
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Feb 25 2007 - 15:55
  During the past few years, the United States has begun three important initiatives that alter its defense commitment to South Korea (Republic of Korea [ROK]). First, Washington...
Author(s): Terence Roehrig
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Jan 25 2007 - 15:55
  In October 2006, Kim Jong-il’s North Korea again seized international attention. With its claimed underground nuclear test, Pyongyang upped the ante in its confrontation with the United...
Author(s): Michael J. Mazarr
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Dec 25 2006 - 15:55
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