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
September 28 – Kim Jong Un and Ri Yong Ho Speak
September 27 – A Dumb Idea: North Korea and the Travel Ban
September 26 – Moon Jae-in’s Speech at the UN General Assembly
September 25 – Abe's Speech at the UN General Assembly
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