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Korea Economic Trends

Weekly Magazine with Feature Stories, News Summaries, Stats, and More.

Korea Economic Trends is SERI's weekly magazine on the Korean economy with feature articles and analysis, plus weekly reviews of Korea's financial markets and other important economic news.

Three Issues of the Carbon Market and Its Prospects

No.795, Nov. 18, 2013

Changes in global carbon trading markets are raising the demands on Korea's own emissions trading plans.

  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.686

    Oct. 4, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.686 Oct. 4, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Industrial Output Falls for a Second Month in August
      Current Account Surplus Slumps in August DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.686 Oct. 4, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Global Patent War and Changes to Competition DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.686 Oct. 4, 2011 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.686 Oct. 4, 2011 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.685

    Sept. 26, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.685 Sept. 26, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Jobless Rate Falls to 3% in August
      Household Debt Growth Slows in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.685 Sept. 26, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korean Companies in the 21st Century: 2000 vs. 2010 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.685 Sept. 26, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.684

    Sept. 19, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.684 Sept. 19, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Bank of Korea Holds Rate Steady at 3.25%
      Real GNI Gains 0.2% in 2Q DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.684 Sept. 19, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Characteristics of Korea’s Inflation by Item and Countermeasures DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.684 Sept. 19, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.683

    Sept. 5, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.683 Sept. 5, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Trade Surplus Narrows Sharply in August
      Consumer Prices Hit a Three-year High in August DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.683 Sept. 5, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Voice Recognition Technology Spreads DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.683 Sept. 5, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.682

    Aug. 29, 2011

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    • Highlights: Household Debt Surges to Record-high in the Second Quarter Consumer Sentiment Drops to a Five-month Low DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.682 Aug. 29, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Liberal Arts Changing Business Management DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.682 Aug. 29, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.681

    Aug. 22, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.681 Aug. 22, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Household Income and Spending Rise in the Second Quarter
      Profitability of Listed Companies Slides in 1H 2011 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.681 Aug. 22, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Prospects for Korean and Global Economies after US Credit Rating Downgrade DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.681 Aug. 22, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.680

    Aug. 16, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.680 Aug. 16, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: US Credit Rating Downgrade Rattles Korean Markets
      Employment Continues Solid Growth in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.680 Aug. 16, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Rising Agro Prices and Responses DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.680 Aug. 16, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.679

    Aug. 8, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.679 Aug. 8, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Trade Surplus Widens Sharply in July
      Consumer Prices Rise 4.7% in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.679 Aug. 8, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Aging Population Risks to Labor Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.679 Aug. 8, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.678

    Aug. 1, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.678 Aug. 1, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: GDP Growth Slows to 3.4% in 2Q
      More than Half of Consumers Expect Inflation to Grow More than 4% DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.678 Aug. 1, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: "Brain Factory" China Overtakes Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.678 Aug. 1, 2011 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.677

    July 25, 2011

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.677 July 25, 2011 PDF
    • Highlights: Rising Market Basket Prices Squeeze Consumers
      Corporate Debt Repayment Ability Improves in 2010 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.677 July 25, 2011 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: China’s Innovation Capability is Catching Korea’s DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.677 July 25, 2011 PDF
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