More on KORUS and the Kaesong Industrial Complex by Marcus Noland

August 1st, 2011
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We have repeatedly written about what we believe are misguided concerns expressed by some members of the House of Representatives about activities at the Kaesong Industrial Complex and the Korea-US Free Trade Agreement. (To be sure, we have our doubts about KIC, but not for the reasons expressed by the House members.)   Now the South

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About the Author

Marcus Noland

Noland was educated at Swarthmore College (BA) and the Johns Hopkins University (PhD). He is currently a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and at the East-West Center. He was previously a senior economist at the Council of Economic Advisers in the Executive Office of the President of the United States. He has held research or teaching positions at Yale University, the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Southern California, Tokyo University, Saitama University (now the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies), the University of Ghana, the Korea Development Institute, and the East-West Center. He has received fellowships sponsored by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Council for the International Exchange of Scholars, and the Pohang Iron and Steel Corporation (POSCO).

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