KIEP World Economy Brief


  • The 4th Industrial Revolution Strategy and Cooperation in China, India and Singapore 

    Cho, Choongiae; Song, Youngchul (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-04-03)
    Selected as the theme of the 2016 Davos Forum, the 4th Industrial Revolution (4th IR) has continued to progress at an increasing pace, with higher global interest and active response on the part of governments and corporations. The 4th IR implies ...
  • Korea’s Engagement Opportunities with the African Consumer Market through Industrial Zones 

    Park, Youngho; Jung, Jae Wook; Kim, Yejin (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-03-26)
    Previous discussions on the African economy have centered around the production and export of raw materials such as minerals and agricultural goods. However, the increasing purchasing power of the booming African population has created momentum for the ...
  • Progress of the Brexit Negotiations 

    Joe, Dong-He (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-03-13)
    On December 15 of last year, the European Council of the 27 remaining Member States (EU-27 hereinafter) concluded that sufficient progress had been made in the first phase of the Brexit negotiations that started in June 2017. The first phase dealt with ...
  • The Effect of Financial Market Integration on Monetary Policy and Long-term Interest Rate in Korea and Its Policy Implications 

    Kim, Kyunghun; Kim, Soyoung; Yang, Da Young; Kang, Eunjung (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-03-09)
    Financial market integration mitigates production shocks that occur in a country by pooling the risk through portfolio diversification and this contributes to consumption smoothing for life-time utility maximization. Financial market integration also ...

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