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KORUS Revision Does Little for US, Less for Koreans
September 27, 2018
KORUS Revision Does Little for US, Less for Koreans
What’s actually in the revision of the KORUS free trade agreement?
KORUS Revision Does Little for US, Less for Koreans
KORUS FTA Doesn’t Protect South Korea From Section 232 Investigations
August 09, 2018
KORUS FTA Doesn’t Protect South Korea From Section 232 Investigations
Despite reaching an agreement on trade with the U.S., South Korea hasn't seen any relief from Section 232 investigations.
KORUS FTA Doesn’t Protect South Korea From Section 232 Investigations
What Trump's 'Trade Wars Are Good' Approach Means for South Korea
March 03, 2018
What Trump's 'Trade Wars Are Good' Approach Means for South Korea
U.S. pressure on Seoul over trade issues undercuts the need for cooperation on North Korea policy.
What Trump's 'Trade Wars Are Good' Approach Means for South Korea
South Korea Is Trump’s One Bright Spot on Trade
February 09, 2018
South Korea Is Trump’s One Bright Spot on Trade
Despite fuming over the KORUS FTA, trade with South Korea is a bright spot in trade so far under Trump.
South Korea Is Trump’s One Bright Spot on Trade
The View From Seoul: Trump’s Visit and the 'Illusion of Achievement'
November 10, 2017
The View From Seoul: Trump’s Visit and the 'Illusion of Achievement'
Beneath the positive headlines, Trump's visit reinforced South Korea's U.S. dilemma.
The View From Seoul: Trump’s Visit and the 'Illusion of Achievement'
US and South Korea Agree to Initiate FTA Amendment Negotiations
October 06, 2017
US and South Korea Agree to Initiate FTA Amendment Negotiations
Trump’s threats to terminate the agreement entirely seems to have brought the Koreans to the table.
US and South Korea Agree to Initiate FTA Amendment Negotiations
South Korea Still Mum on US Trade Deal Renegotiation
July 08, 2017
South Korea Still Mum on US Trade Deal Renegotiation
President Moon steered clear of Trump’s earlier call for a renegotiation of the five-year-old trade deal.
South Korea Still Mum on US Trade Deal Renegotiation
The Economic Side of the Trump-Moon Summit
June 27, 2017
The Economic Side of the Trump-Moon Summit
South Korea's president will need to carefully frame economic issues in his discussions with Donald Trump.
The Economic Side of the Trump-Moon Summit
Trump, Moon, and the US-South Korea Alliance
June 01, 2017
Trump, Moon, and the US-South Korea Alliance
Trust issues, rather than policy differences, drive anxiety in the U.S.-Korea relationship.
Trump, Moon, and the US-South Korea Alliance
Trump's NAFTA Renegotiation Talk Is Making Asia Nervous
May 05, 2017
Trump's NAFTA Renegotiation Talk Is Making Asia Nervous
South Korea in particular is worried about this fate of its own FTA with the U.S.
Trump's NAFTA Renegotiation Talk Is Making Asia Nervous
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
May 01, 2017
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
Trump fundamentally misunderstands the function of U.S. alliances, but others are working to mitigate the damage.
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
America's Militarization of Trade
October 10, 2014
America's Militarization of Trade
In South Korea and elsewhere, the U.S. has offered security for trade.
America's Militarization of Trade
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