The political economy of economic reform in North Korea

  title={The political economy of economic reform in North Korea},
  author={Yong-Soo Park},
  journal={Australian Journal of International Affairs},
  pages={529 - 549}
  • Yong-Soo Park
  • Published 2008
  • Economics, Political Science
  • Australian Journal of International Affairs
For over 10 years, North Korea has undergone a severe economic crisis, including food shortages, which has inflicted great suffering upon the North Korean people. Given such dire realities, it is beyond all doubt that the North Korean government should actively carry out comprehensive economic reforms as quickly as possible which aim to transform North Korea's present inefficient socialist planned economic system into a market economic system. Many argue that such reforms would give rise to… Expand
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