North Korea: Witness to Transformation blog weekly update - Jan. 26

In this blog, we report on developments in and around North Korea, including the broader security setting and political, economic and social change in the country.

Marcus Noland: Executive Vice President & Director of Studies at the Peterson Institute for International Economics

Stephan Haggard: Lawrence and Sallye Krause Distinguished Professor at the University of California, San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy

Weekly Roundup

January 26 – Absence of Modern Institutions a Drag on the North Korean Economy

January 25 – Too Big To Indict? The Samsung Case

January 24 – Advice Column: Cha and Galucci, “Toward a New Policy and Strategy f...

January 23 – Putting numbers on the “Pyongyang Illusion”

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