January 10, 2018
The Taiwan Strait After a Second Korean War
By Eric Chan and Peter Loftus
The end of the Kim regime would spell trouble for the Taiwan Strait.
January 27, 2017
The Long History of Predicting North Korea's Collapse
By John Power
Outside analysts frequently opine that the end is nigh for the Kim regime. They've always been wrong.
September 03, 2016
What Happens If North Korea Collapses?
By Phil W. Reynolds
If Kim Jong-un's regime collapses, how will China, the U.S., and South Korea react?
May 18, 2015
Why China Needs to Act on North Korea
By Kerry Brown
The U.S. and China need to act to solve the North Korea problem -- before it's too late.
February 23, 2015
The Perils of Korean Unification
By 38 North / Jennifer Lind
Any discussion of a united Korea’s economic future must consider the potential for a perilous and drawn-out transition.
January 30, 2015
Obama Comes Out as a North Korea Collapsist
By 38 North / Aidan Foster-Carter
In a recent interview, Obama suggests North Korea's regime will inevitably collapse. He couldn't be more wrong.
August 25, 2014
Why North Korea Will Stick Around For a While
By Jimin Hahm
As sanctions prove ineffective, information is the key to penetrating the Hermit Kingdom.
May 07, 2014
Does China Have a Contingency Plan for North Korea?
By Shannon Tiezzi
A leaked document purports to contain China's plan in the event of regime collapse in North Korea.
October 31, 2013
Preparing for a North Korean Collapse
How the international community might fulfill its responsibility to prepare for the unthinkable.