KIEP Working Paper


  • 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 ...
  • The Effect of Restructuring on Labor Reallocation and Productivity Growth: An Estimation for Korea 

    Choi, Hyelin; Jung, Sung Chun; Kim, Subin (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-09-15)
    Productivity is considered one of the most important factors for economic growth. Total productivity grows through technological progress or reallocation of re­sources. This paper analyses their contribution to economic growth for total economy and by ...
  • Ecommerce and Firm Performance: Evidence from Korea 

    Lee, Kyu Yub (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-06-30)
    Official estimates peg global business-to-business ecommerce at 15 trillion dollars and global business-to-consumer ecommerce at 1.2 trillion dollars in 2013 (UNCTAD 2015). When we turn to official estimates for Korea, it is easy to find that Korea’s ...

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