Addressing North Korea’s need for reliable sources of energy is key to economic revival, the emphasis on nuclear power suggests that the North Korea is less interested in economic development than... [Read More]
This week, we delve into how Japan views the security threat from China, and how these perceptions shape Japanese policy. [Read More]
The video recording of our recent event with Hanmi Club is now available. [Read More]
Against the backdrop of South Korea’s dramatic parliamentary elections last month, female representation in South Korea’s highest legislative body took a small but positive step forward. [Read More]
Join KEI and HRNK for a dinner event on North Korea and the Kim regime. [Read More]
 

Spotlight (KEI News)

May 18, 2016

On May 18, the European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE) published an article on South Korea's growing relationship with Iran. In the article, they linked to a KEI blog on...

May 17, 2016

On May 16, KEI co-hosted an event with Hanmi Club entitledd "Enhancing the U.S.-Korea Security Alliance and Economic Partnership." The event was covered by several Korean news outets,...

May 10, 2016

KEI Executive Director Phil Eskeland participated in a symposium hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) on May 5....

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Korea Kontext Podcasts

May 20, 2016
This week, we delve into how Japan views the security threat from China, and how these perceptions shape Japanese policy. For this, we turn to security expert Dr. Narushige Michishita.   Dr....
May 10, 2016
Last week, North Korea launched its Seventh Worker's Party Congress, a major meeting of regime leaders that has not been convened in 36 years. Although analysts had high expectations for the...
May 09, 2016
In this episode, we take a step back from the Korean Peninsula and take a look at Northeast Asia from the perspective of one of its neighbors - Russia. In recent years, Russia has been pursuing a...
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The Peninsula Blog

May 23, 2016

By Troy Stangarone At North Korea’s recent Party Congress, Kim Jong-un laid out a five-year plan to boost economic growth in North Korea. As part of his plan, Kim Jong-un raised the need to address...

May 20, 2016

By Juni Kim Against the backdrop of South Korea’s dramatic parliamentary elections last month, female representation in South Korea’s highest legislative body took a small but positive step forward....

May 18, 2016

By Troy Stangarone In recent interview with the Reuters, Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump indicated a willingness to speak with Kim Jong-un. While many of stories on Trump’s comments...

May 17, 2016

With the field of presidential candidates narrowed down to three, here is a look at some of the more recent comments by Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Donald Trump on the Korean peninsula.  ...

 

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