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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.636

    Sept. 13, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.636 Sept. 13, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: BOK Maintains Benchmark Rate at 2.25%
      Listed Companies Post Solid Earnings in the Second Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.636 Sept. 13, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Obstacles Facing Korea’s Working Mothers DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.636 Sept. 13, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.636 Sept. 13, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.635

    Sept. 6, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.635 Sept. 6, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Industrial Output Increases for 13th Straight Month
      Food Prices Soar in August DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.635 Sept. 6, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Shrinking Global Food Supply Threatens Korean Economy DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.635 Sept. 6, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.635 Sept. 6, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.634

    Aug. 30, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.634 Aug. 30, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Household Debt Increased Sharply in the Second Quarter
      Current Account Surplus Hits 16-month High in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.634 Aug. 30, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Conflicting Views on Future Economic Conditions DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.634 Aug. 30, 2010 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.633

    Aug. 23, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.633 Aug. 23, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Retail Sales Continue to Rise in July
      Listed Companies' Net Profit Doubles in the First Half DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.633 Aug. 23, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Coping with Climate Change: Green Living DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.633 Aug. 23, 2010 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.632

    Aug. 16, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.632 Aug. 16, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Household Income Increases 7.7% in 2Q
      Rate Hike Pushes up Time Deposits in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.632 Aug. 16, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Cradle to Cradle: A New Paradigm for Environmental Protection DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.632 Aug. 16, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.632 Aug. 16, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.631

    Aug. 9, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.631 Aug. 9, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer Prices Rise 2.6% in July
      Bank Profits Decline in the Second Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.631 Aug. 9, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Imbalance in External Assets and Liabilities and Its Implications DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.631 Aug. 9, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.631 Aug. 9, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.630

    Aug. 2, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.630 Aug. 2, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: First Half of 2010 Posts a 7.6% Growth Rate in Real GDP
      Consumer Sentiment Remains Robust in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.630 Aug. 2, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Local Success in Emerging Markets: Fending Off Multinationals DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.630 Aug. 2, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.630 Aug. 2, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.629

    July 26, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.629 July 26, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Korea Aims for Top Five Nations in IT Convergence
      Hit Products of the First Half of 2010 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.629 July 26, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Solutions to Local Government Fiscal Crisis DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.629 July 26, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.629 July 26, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.628

    July 19, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.628 July 19, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Bank of Korea Raises 2010 Growth Forecast to 5.9%
      Private Sector Employment on the Rise in June DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.628 July 19, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korea’s Higher Vulnerability in Foreign Exchange Compared to Stocks DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.628 July 19, 2010 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.627

    July 12, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.627 July 12, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Home Equity Loans Rise at Fastest Pace in 10 Months
      FDI Falls 6.8% in the First Half DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.627 July 12, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: New Business Opportunities in “Slow” Trend DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.627 July 12, 2010 PDF
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