North Korea in the World Economy / Edition 1

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This book brings together a selection of many of the world experts on the North Korean economy and covers such important issues as: possible unification with South Korea, the significance of China's economic success and the roles of Europe and the United States in North Korea.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415304290
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 6/25/2003
  • Series: Routledge Advances in Korean Studies Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 264
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
List of contributors
Introduction 1
Progress on the Korean Peninsula: what are the prospects? 2
The Korean Peninsula: recent developments from an EU perspective 9
Establishment of diplomatic relations between Germany and North Korea 16
Significance of Chinese economic success to North Korea 18
Recent developments on the Korean Peninsula 24
Progress and prospects of economic cooperation between South and North Korea 27
The potential future role for the multilateral development banks on the Korean Peninsula 33
Prospects and problems for Korean economic integration: a long-term view 53
Managing development assistance in the DPRK 74
Prospects for developing a North-South joint venture complex 83
The urban dimension of the North Korean economy: a speculative analysis 96
Inter-Korean cooperation in infrastructure development and territorial integration 118
Economic transformation of North Korea: lessons and "non-lessons" from Germany and Europe 135
Beyond collapse: continuity and change in North Korea 153
The foreign policy framework of Korean unification 175
Openness and growth in North Korea: evidence from time series data 196
NGO contributions to a transition from humanitarian to development assistance in DPRK 209
Europe's new role in Korea 219
Where do we go from here? 229
Where do we go from here: a Russian perspective 232
The United States and North-East Asia: a new era beckons 235
Index 241
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