South Korea’s Corruption Culture
November 17, 2016
South Korea’s Corruption Culture
The emphasis on loyalty in South Korea’s executive culture is behind the recent corruption scandals.
South Korea’s Corruption Culture
How Korea's Labor Market Breeds Social Inequality
November 08, 2016
How Korea's Labor Market Breeds Social Inequality
Structural flaws in Korea's labor market trap workers and perpetuate social inequality.
How Korea's Labor Market Breeds Social Inequality
Can Samsung's Note 7 Discontinuation Shake the South Korean Economy?
October 12, 2016
Can Samsung's Note 7 Discontinuation Shake the South Korean Economy?
Samsung Electronics' mobile devices account for roughly 2 percent of South Korea's exports.
Can Samsung's Note 7 Discontinuation Shake the South Korean Economy?
South Korea: Chaebol Model Comes Under Scrutiny
January 07, 2015
South Korea: Chaebol Model Comes Under Scrutiny
A recent scandal prompts a closer look at the power of the families behind the country’s largest companies.
South Korea: Chaebol Model Comes Under Scrutiny
Three Hypotheses on Korea’s Intense Resentment of Japan
March 13, 2014
Three Hypotheses on Korea’s Intense Resentment of Japan
Another perspective on the troubled relations of the East Asian neighbors.
Three Hypotheses on Korea’s Intense Resentment of Japan
Park Warns South Korea: Change or Perish
February 28, 2014
Park Warns South Korea: Change or Perish
The president announces plans to wean the country from its export-dependent model.
Park Warns South Korea: Change or Perish
Park Geun-hye Takes the Reins
February 23, 2013
Park Geun-hye Takes the Reins
Park enters office in South Korea facing a daunting array of domestic and foreign policy challenges. She may very well prove up to the task.
Park Geun-hye Takes the Reins
A Battle for the 'Seoul' of South Korea's Economy
November 18, 2012
A Battle for the 'Seoul' of South Korea's Economy
S. Korea's transformation into a service and information-driven economy will require change - away from copying towards innovation.
A Battle for the 'Seoul' of South Korea's Economy
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