The separated family reunions that took
place at North Korea’s Mt. Kumkang from October 20 to
26 came to an end with no outstanding problems. There was..
Most countries throughout the world observe
some type of national day to celebrate their founding, be it July 4th in the
United States, October 1st in China, or August 15..
Foundation of the North Korean Economy:
Supply and Demand of Foreign Currency
If you include the tremendous amounts sent
by South Korea during the Kim Jong Il era..
In game theory, there’s something referred
to as the ‘Nash Equilibrium.’ It’s a theory commonly used in political
negotiations on the international stage or for economic..
The marketplace presents the most stable,
long term, and practical conduit into North Korea. Market reform has
historically been the tip of the spear, thrusting isolated d..
by some miracle, North Korea suddenly decided that it wanted to embrace a
thorough and sustainable reform package, what kinds of policies could actually
It is often said North Korea is hard to
predict. It will lash out only to suddenly initiate dialogue. But when it comes
to sitting down at the table, it will then come up..
Every diplomatic strategy thus far employed
to engage with North Korea has ultimately failed to normalize relations. Both
Lee Myung Bak’s hardliner May 24th Measures and Ki..
Is Kim Jong Un’s
grip on the throne secure? Will he be able to follow in the footsteps of Kim Il
Sung and Kim Jong Il by stretching his reign beyond the ten year
North Korea’s state-run media reported on
Tuesday that leader Kim Jong Un had provided field guidance at a ‘historic site
associated with the Fatherland Liberation War’...