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The Effects of Economic Openness on Korea’s Income Distribution
(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
(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 ...
An Analysis of North Korea’s Operation Mechanism to Acquire Foreign Currency: Centered on the Mineral Sector (Anthracite, Iron Ore)
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-05-02)
The international community assumes that most of the profits from North Korea's mineral exports are diverted to the development of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) such as nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. This belief has led to the implementation ...
Factors Influencing ASEAN FDI and the Policy Implications
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-08-17)
This study examines the characteristics of ASEAN FDI and doing business conditions by income level, and con-ducts an empirical analysis of the determinants of ASEAN FDI to draw policy implications for further economic cooperation between Korea and ASEAN.
An Analysis of Service Trade Regulations in Korea, China, and Japan and its Policy Implications
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-10-01)
In this report, we analyze the regulatory factors which restrict the trade in services of Korea, China and Japan to derive implications for Korea to enhance competitiveness in its services sectors by promoting trade in services in the three countries
India’s Modinomics and Korea’s New Southern Policy
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-09-21)
Since Narendra Modi took the prime minister’s office in May 2014, India has grown into one of the fastest growing emerging markets with an annual average economic growth rate of over 7%. Under the vision of “sustainable economic growth based on structural ...
The 4th Industrial Revolution Strategy and Cooperation in China, India and Singapore
(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
(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 ...
Investment Climate in the EAEU and Korea’s Entry Strategy
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-01-08)
This study analyzes the investment climate in the EAEU and provides sophisticated entry strategies for Korea. It also emphasizes the necessity of having an FTA between Korea and the EAEU, the largest market Korea has yet to conclude an FTA with. The ...
Progress of the Brexit Negotiations
(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 ...