The Real Cause of Seoul’s Real Estate Bubble: Economic Anxiety
By Yong Kwon
Soaring real estate prices are deeply connected to structural issues with the South Korean economy.
COVID-19 Has Widened South Korea’s Gender Gap
By Troy Stangarone
As in many countries, the pandemic has had an outsized impact on women.
Average Koreans Still Left out of Economic Optimism
By Justin Fendos
South Korea's unexpectedly high GDP growth masks a more troubling reality.
Can South Korea Jumpstart Job Creation?
By Hyunmin Michael Kang
South Korea unveils its five-year plan for creating jobs, but will it be enough?
South Korea’s Brain Drain
By Ben Forney
Why so many young South Koreans think of their country as "hell."
After Impeachment Verdict, Korea’s ‘Fresh Start’ On Reform Begins Again
By Anthony Fensom
Will a new president be able to jump-start a sluggish economy?
Youth Unemployment at 15-Year High in South Korea
By Steven Denney
Youth unemployment--and corresponding pessimism--is riding high in South Korea.