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What Otto Warmbier's Death Means for Policymakers
June 28, 2017
What Otto Warmbier's Death Means for Policymakers
The tragedy will further shrink space for engagement with North Korea.
What Otto Warmbier's Death Means for Policymakers
3 Things to Know Before South Korea's Moon Jae-in Meets Trump
June 22, 2017
3 Things to Know Before South Korea's Moon Jae-in Meets Trump
In a telling interview, Moon previews what is likely to be a difficult meeting with the U.S. president.
3 Things to Know Before South Korea's Moon Jae-in Meets Trump
Self-Reliance and Sunshine: Previewing President Moon's North Korea Policy
May 10, 2017
Self-Reliance and Sunshine: Previewing President Moon's North Korea Policy
Moon should be wary of emphasizing the old principle of self-reliance in solving inter-Korea issues.
Self-Reliance and Sunshine: Previewing President Moon's North Korea Policy
Does Moon Jae-in’s Victory Herald a New Dawn for the Sunshine Policy?
May 10, 2017
Does Moon Jae-in’s Victory Herald a New Dawn for the Sunshine Policy?
The geopolitical context doesn't favor a direct return to the Sunshine Policy of 1998-2008.
Does Moon Jae-in’s Victory Herald a New Dawn for the Sunshine Policy?
When 'Sunshine' Ruled on the Korean Peninsula
July 11, 2016
When 'Sunshine' Ruled on the Korean Peninsula
Remembering a period of unprecedented cooperation between the two Koreas, despite being technically still at war.
When 'Sunshine' Ruled on the Korean Peninsula
Decoding North Korea’s Bluster
February 23, 2016
Decoding North Korea’s Bluster
Seeing Pyongyang’s provocations for what they really are could help avoid disaster.
Decoding North Korea’s Bluster
North Korea Hawks Gain the Upper Hand
February 23, 2016
North Korea Hawks Gain the Upper Hand
In the wake of North Korea's nuclear test and rocket launch, hawks have the advantage in both Seoul and Washington.
North Korea Hawks Gain the Upper Hand
Interview: What Prospects for Korean Unification?
September 17, 2015
Interview: What Prospects for Korean Unification?
Cho Han-bum of the Korea Institute for National Unification on inter-Korean relations and the specifics of unification.
Interview: What Prospects for Korean Unification?
Symbol of Inter-Korean Reconciliation Visits North Korea
August 06, 2015
Symbol of Inter-Korean Reconciliation Visits North Korea
Can the wife of former president Kim Dae-jung spark a breakthrough in inter-Korean relations?
Symbol of Inter-Korean Reconciliation Visits North Korea
Strategic Sunshine: The Path To Stability on the Korean Peninsula
June 06, 2013
Strategic Sunshine: The Path To Stability on the Korean Peninsula
An effective policy towards Pyongyang would recognize why the regime perpetuates crises and then change the incentive structure it faces.
Strategic Sunshine: The Path To Stability on the Korean Peninsula
Don’t Sweat the Closure of Kaesong
May 12, 2013
Don’t Sweat the Closure of Kaesong
Although a symbol of inter-Korean cooperation, the once noble Kaesong experiment has long been a failure.
Don’t Sweat the Closure of Kaesong
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