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The rise of the Korean economy

Byung-Nak Song

The rise of the Korean economy

by Byung-Nak Song

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Published by Oxford University Press in Hong Kong, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea (South)
    • Subjects:
    • Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1960-,
    • Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1960-,
    • Korea (South) -- Foreign economic relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-273) and index.

      StatementByung-Nak Song.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC467 .S6365 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL836611M
      ISBN 100195867580
      LC Control Number95112230

      American business folklore is awash with the adventures of successful entrepreneurs. Still, most of these stories are about Americans, neglecting important and courageous entrepreneurs from other countries. Made in Korea recounts the story of how Chung Ju Yung rose from poverty to build one of the world's largest and most successful building empires - Hyundai - through a combination of 5/5(1).   A South Korean's Rise to Free Market Evangelist. By Nicholas D. Kristof He has gone from teaching in a classroom to trying to rescue the South Korean economy. Mr. .

      In Obama and China’s Rise, Jeffrey Bader offers a firsthand account of U.S. policy towards China during his tenure as the senior director for East Asian affairs with the National Security Author: Jeffrey A. Bader. This book provides a unique and refreshing look at the Korean economy over the past 60 years. While most books and articles on the Korean economy would be technical or specifically address some aspect of Korea, this text takes a overarching view of Korea’s economic development.

      South Korean media reported it was the first time that the daily jump has marked above 30 in about a month. Most of the cases in the past few days were linked to nightclubs in Seoul’s Itaewon.   South Korea’s megaconglomerates have helped lift the country out of poverty, but their extraordinary influence could put the health of the Korean economy at risk.


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