KIEP World Economy Brief


  • Evaluation of Recent Development of the AIIB: The 2nd Annual Meeting of the AIIB Held in Korea and its Implications 

    Hyuntai, Lee; Junyoung, Kim; Yunmi, Oh (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-06-30)
    On June 16-18, 2017, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) held its 2nd Annual Meeting in Jeju Island, Korea under the theme of “Sustainable Infrastructure.” Representatives of the Korean government, including President Moon Jae-in of the ...
  • Structural Changes of the U.S. Economy: Implications for the U.S. Mid- to Long-Term Growth Path and the Korean Econom 

    Wongi, Kim (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-06-22)
    The outcome of the recent U.S presidential election came as a surprise to the world econ-omy. President Trump has tried to set his own policy agenda, including a trade policy based on protectionism. These actions are leading to great changes in world ...
  • Sanctions and Consequent Effects on North Korea's Trade 

    Jangho, Choi; Sojeong, Im (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-06-19)
    The international community’s sanctions against North Korea (DPRK) have been tight-ened since 2006, as the DPRK continuously implemented nuclear tests through which smaller and technologically advanced nuclear bombs and ICBMs were tested out. When the ...
  • Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP): Progress and Challenges 

    Meeryung, LA (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-06-19)
    The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is an ongoing free trade agreement involving ASEAN member states (AMSs) and six trading partners: Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea and New Zealand. In the last few years, the RCEP was ...

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