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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.616

    Apr. 26, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.616 Apr. 26, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Inbound Foreign Investments Increase US$140 Billion in 2009
      Foreign Currency Financing of Domestic Banks Improves DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.616 Apr. 26, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Hidden Relationships in Organizations: Organizational Network Analysis DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.616 Apr. 26, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.616 Apr. 26, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.615

    Apr. 19, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.615 Apr. 19, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Forex Transactions Return to Level of Pre-Lehman Brothers Collapse
      Weaker Growth but Better Profitability in 2009 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.615 Apr. 19, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Display Devices Expand Their Boundaries DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.615 Apr. 19, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.615 Apr. 19, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.614

    Apr. 12, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.614 Apr. 12, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: FDI Shrinks 8.2% Year-on-Year in 1Q
      Labor Productivity Sharply Improves in the Fourth Quarter of 2009 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.614 Apr. 12, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korean Economy According to Economic Well-Being Index DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.614 Apr. 12, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.614 Apr. 12, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.613

    Apr. 5, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.613 Apr. 5, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Industrial Production Posts Eighth Consecutive Year-on-Year Rise
      Current Account Swings Back to a Surplus in February DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.613 Apr. 5, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Seven Winner Corporations in Global Economic Crisis DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.613 Apr. 5, 2010 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.612

    Mar. 29, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.612 Mar. 29, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Real GDP Grows 0.2% in 2009
      Direct Financing Jumps 35.6% in February DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.612 Mar. 29, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Zhuangzi's Wisdom in Communication DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.612 Mar. 29, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.612 Mar. 29, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.611

    Mar. 22, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.611 Mar. 22, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Retail Sales Rebound Sharply in February
      Individuals' Financial Assets Surge in 2009 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.611 Mar. 22, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: New Growth Engine: Infrastructure Market in Emerging Countries DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.611 Mar. 22, 2010 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.610

    Mar. 15, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.610 Mar. 15, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Credit Card Firms' Net Profit Jumps in 2009
      Bank Deposits Post Largest Gain in a Year DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.610 Mar. 15, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Inflationary Pressure Analyzed Using Liquidity Indices DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.610 Mar. 15, 2010 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.609

    Mar. 8, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.609 Mar. 8, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Trade Returns to Surplus in February
      Industrial Output in January Jumps Year-on-Year DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.609 Mar. 8, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Economic Value and Effect of 2010 Winter Olympics DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.609 Mar. 8, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.609 Mar. 8, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.608

    Mar. 2, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.608 Mar. 2, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Current Account Posts Deficit after 11 Straight Months of Surplus
      Banks' Lending Rates Hit 13-Month High in January DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.608 Mar. 2, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Rare Metals and Industrial Competitiveness: Efforts to Secure Supply and Response Measures DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.608 Mar. 2, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.608 Mar. 2, 2010 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.607

    Feb. 22, 2010

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.607 Feb. 22, 2010 PDF
    • Highlights: Export and Import Prices Turn Downward in January
      Domestic Banks' Foreign-Currency Liquidity Conditions Improve DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.607 Feb. 22, 2010 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Transformation of Business Models in Mobile Big Bang Era DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.607 Feb. 22, 2010 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.607 Feb. 22, 2010 PDF