April 23, 2021

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Christopher Green

Christopher Green

Christopher Green is a lecturer at the Universiteit Leiden in the Netherlands and one of the senior editors of Sino-NK, a digital periodical dealing with Northeast Asian affairs. He formerly worked as Senior Adviser, Korean peninsula at the International Crisis Group (ICG) and as Manager of International Affairs at the Daily NK.

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Publishing trends in North Korea research

What’s behind the rise in publications?

Author Image Christopher Green April 12, 2017
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Would Kim Jong Nam have reformed North Korea?

North Korea's political infrastructure would not have permitted a great reformer at its helm

Author Image Christopher Green February 28, 2017
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Rumblings at the top: Kim Won Hong’s fall from grace

The recent demotion of North Korea's spy chief speaks to the country's Machiavellian political structure

Author Image Christopher Green February 16, 2017
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Open for business? Inter-Korean economic projects under “Sunshine 2.0”

A change of government in Seoul could lead to a renewal of Inter-Korean economic projects

Author Image Christopher Green January 23, 2017
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South Korea’s leadership crisis: Three potential outcomes for inter-Korean relations

Inter-Korean relations likely to remain frozen through 2017, limited options for progressive administration

Author Image Christopher Green November 18, 2016
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Why UK defector diplomat is no threat to North Korea

Don't read too much into defector diplomat incident: governments don't fall this way

Author Image Christopher Green August 25, 2016
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From hero to zero: North Korea’s failure in Yanbian

Economic decline, Southern culture explain North's gradual loss of appeal to provincial residents of Korean origin

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Understanding Seoul’s N.Korean restaurant defectors announcement

Theories swirl in Seoul as to why Ministry of Unification announced the news when it did

Author Image Christopher Green April 12, 2016
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North Korea’s markets after the sanctions

Prices look to be showing a modest upward trend, and sanctions only a small part of why

Author Image Christopher Green March 7, 2016
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Did WomenCross benefit North Koreans? Yes and no

Doing something better than doing nothing, but room for improvement clearly exists

Author Image Christopher Green May 26, 2015