North Korea Witness to Transformation Weekly Update for August 30th

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: Director of Studies & Senior Fellow Peterson Institute for International Economics

Stephan Haggard: Lawrence and Sallye Krause Professor at the University of California, San Diego Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies

Weekly Update

Aug 30 –  Choson Exchange: The Women in Business Initiative

Aug 29 –  Summer Reading: Charles Armstrong’s Tyranny of the Weak: North Kore...

Aug 28 –  New Thinking on Iran

Aug 27 –  Freedom of Expression: The South Korean Case Continued

Aug 26 –  Seoul Dispatch: Movement on the Peninsula?

Aug 25 –  Witness to Transformation Swiftian Proposal Contest and Stephan Haggard Saturday Interview at The Daily NK

Aug 24 –  The Little Smartphone That Became an International Star

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