KIEP World Economy Brief


  • China's Manufacturing Development and Korea's Countermeasures 

    Lee, Hyuntai; Choi, Jangho; Choi, Hyelin; Kim, Youngsun; Oh, Yunmi; Lee, Joonkoo (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-07-06)
    Since 2015, the Chinese government has been strongly promoting its “Made in China 2025” initiative, which aims to accelerate the transformation of China from a “big manufacturing country” into a “world manufacturing power” by boosting manufacturing ...
  • Social and Economic Policies of Putin's Fourth Term and Implications for Korea 

    Park, Joungho; Min, Jiyoung; Kim, Chorong (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-07-05)
    On March 18, 2018 Vladimir Putin was re-elected to a fourth term as president of the Russian Federation. On May 7, 2018 his fourth term officially started. Mr. Putin has managed to establish a solid base for government administration during his fourth ...
  • The Effects of Economic Openness on Korea’s Income Distribution 

    Kim, Young Gui; Nahm, Sihoon; Keum, Hye Yoon; Kim, Nak-Nyeon (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-05-23)
    As global liberalization has progressed over the past few decades, the income gap between countries has declined gradually but income distribution within the country has continued to deteriorate. As income inequality became a social issue, external ...
  • Regional Development Policies of Korea and Policy Suggestions for Azerbaijan 

    Sabuhi, Yusifov (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-05-04)
    An oil-rich country, Azerbaijan has made great progress due to its substantial oil profits. However, like Korea, it also faces the problem of urban-rural disparity and is applying numerous regional policies to tackle the issue. Korea’s “learning by ...

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