The Politics of Economic Reform in South Korea: A Fragile Miracle, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Politics of Economic Reform in South Korea

A Fragile Miracle, 1st Edition

By Tat Yan Kong


300 pages

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Hardback: 9780415145039
pub: 2000-09-28
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pub: 2013-10-11
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This comprehensive and authoritative account of the development of the Korean economy combines an historical approach with a substantial treatment of the new economy. Its fresh analysis of the recent transition and systematic treatment of labour issues represent a significant contribution to the scholarship on the politics of development. It is an essential resource for students of comparative political economy and East Asian development.

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Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

Korea is currently experiencing its most significant transformations since the end of the Korean war. This series is a showcase for the latest research on North and South Korea. The series is interdisciplinary in its focus.

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SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General