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DPRK figures only capture portion of economy but show large investments in science and little in regional development
North Korea seeks to build 200 factories over the next decade, but finding the resources will be easier said than done
While likely inaccurate, figures showing 12% annual growth may reflect country’s trajectory as it recovers from pandemic
Analysis suggests North Korea has not yet abandoned earlier reforms, even as it has reigned in order contract system
DPRK revealed new policies that could incentivize farmers to boost crop output, while also reinforcing state control
While new law shows state concerned about rural poverty, solutions rely on redistribution of resources that don’t exist