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The Republic of Korea's Economy in the Swirl of Global Crisis

Dongchul Cho

in The Global Financial Crisis and Asia: Implications and Challenges

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660957
eISBN:
9780191748981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660957.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter argues that the Republic of Korea is not immune to global crises, but that a more than proportional response of gross domestic product to global crises does not seem to be the general ... More


Chaebol Capitalism and the Currency-Financial Crisis in Korea

Anne O. Krueger and Jungho Yoo (eds)

in Preventing Currency Crises in Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226184944
eISBN:
9780226185057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226185057.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter examines the causes behind the Korean currency-financial crisis of 1997–98. It also explores the evolution of chaebol financial and economic performance during the last decade and a ... More


Korea: Following Japan's Path

William W. Lewis

in The Power of Productivity: Wealth, Poverty, and the Threat to Global Stability

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226476766
eISBN:
9780226477008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226477008.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter presents an analysis of the Korean economy. Korea is following the Japanese development path. Koreans work very hard, save a lot of what they earn, and invest heavily in industries that ... More


Oil Shocks in a DSGE Model for the Korean Economy

Sungbae An and Kang Heedon

in Commodity Prices and Markets

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386898
eISBN:
9780226386904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386904.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter describes the oil shocks using a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) model for the Korean economy. The Korean economy depends entirely on imports for its acquisition of crude ... More


OIl Oil and Macroeconomy: The Case of Korea

Junhee Lee and Joonhyuk Song

in Commodity Prices and Markets

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386898
eISBN:
9780226386904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386904.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter analyzes the nature of oil price hikes and their impacts on the Korean economy. The chapter examines in detail whether the recent oil price hike is similar to or different from previous ... More


Locating Korean Factory Women in Time and Place

in To Live to Work: Factory Women in Colonial Korea, 1910–1945

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759090
eISBN:
9780804787475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759090.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter discusses the colonial Koreans in space and time, and describes the environments that engendered female industrial labor. It then explores in detail the factory women. It is shown that, ... More


How Finance Is Shaping the Economies of China, Japan, and Korea

Hugh Patrick and Yung Chul Park (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165266
eISBN:
9780231536462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165266.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This volume connects the evolving modern financial systems of China, Japan, and Korea to the development and growth of their economies through the first decade of the twenty-first century. It also ... More


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