KIEP Working Paper


  • Financial Market Integration and Income Inequality 

    Jung, Jae Wook; Kim, Kyunghun (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-07-20)
    Over the past decades, financial markets have been integrated across countries while income inequality has increased in most countries. This paper studies the effect of financial market integration on income inequality and investigates whether the ...
  • Vietnam’s Low National Competitiveness: Causes, Implications and Suggestions for Improvement 

    Le, Quoc Phuong (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-04-04)
    The World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual assessment using the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) since 2006 shows that Vietnam’s national competitiveness has been relatively low. Globally, Vietnam has been in the middle of economies surveyed. Regionally, ...
  • What Determined 2015 TPA Voting Pattern?: The Role of Trade Negotiating Objectives 

    Yoon, Yeo Joon; Lee, Woong (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-12-27)
    This paper analyzes 2015-TPA voting patterns in the Congress in the context of the trade negotiating objectives. By setting the trade negotiating objectives, the Congress lays out important trade agenda that the Administration is expected to address ...
  • Empirical Assessment of Trade Engagements: Africa, China and the Maritime Belt and Road Initiative 

    Emmanuel, Igbinoba (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-12-19)
    The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is the most important economic program initiated by a developing country, with the intent of enhancing trade and economic development across continents. While expectations persist that the initiative can contribute ...

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