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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.586

    Sept. 21, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.586 Sept. 21, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Individuals’ Net Financial Assets Top 1,000 Trillion Won
      Export and Import Prices Rise amid Global Economic Recovery DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.586 Sept. 21, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Policy Alternatives to Increase Social Capital DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.586 Sept. 21, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.586 Sept. 21, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.585

    Sept. 14, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.585 Sept. 14, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Korea's Service Industry Still Lags Behind
      M2 Growth Turns Positive in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.585 Sept. 14, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: First Anniversary of Global Financial Crisis: Retrospect and Prospects DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.585 Sept. 14, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.585 Sept. 14, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.584

    Sept. 7, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.584 Sept. 7, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: July Industrial Output Rises for the First Time in 10 Months
      Second Quarter Corporate Sales Fall Amid Better Profitability DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.584 Sept. 7, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Corporate View of Current Economy and Future Responses Based on Survey of 500 Listed Companies DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.584 Sept. 7, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.584 Sept. 7, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.583

    Aug. 31, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.583 Aug. 31, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: FDI in Korea Soars in First Seven Months of 2009
      Household Debt Reverts to a Rise in the Second Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.583 Aug. 31, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Noteworthy "Big Science" Technology DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.583 Aug. 31, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.583 Aug. 31, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.582

    Aug. 24, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.582 Aug. 24, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Retail Sales Show Mixed Performance in July
      Inbound and Outbound Investments Soared in 2Q DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.582 Aug. 24, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Threat to Global Recovery from Eastern Europe DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.582 Aug. 24, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.582 Aug. 24, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.581

    Aug. 17, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.581 Aug. 17, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Home Equity Loans Continue to Rise in July
      Job Growth Swung Back to Negative Territory in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.581 Aug. 17, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Lessons From Strong-Performing Companies Under Recent Crisis DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.581 Aug. 17, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.581 Aug. 17, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.580

    Aug. 10, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.580 Aug. 10, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: July Trade Extends Surplus for Sixth Month High in July
      Outbound FDI Shrank by More Than 50% in the First Half DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.580 Aug. 10, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Possible Decline in Potential Growth Rate and Causes DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.580 Aug. 10, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.580 Aug. 10, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.579

    Aug. 3, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.579 Aug. 3, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer Sentiment at Seven-Year High in July
      Current Account Posted Fifth Straight Surplus in June DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.579 Aug. 3, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: UN Framework Convention on Climate Change: Crisis or Opportunity for Korean Companies? DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.579 Aug. 3, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.579 Aug. 3, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.578

    July 27, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.578 July 27, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Real GDP Grew 2.3% in the Second Quarter of 2009
      Foreign Exchange Transactions Swell for Two Consecutive Quarters DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.578 July 27, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Causes and Lessons of General Motors' Collapse DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.578 July 27, 2009 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.578 July 27, 2009 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.577

    July 20, 2009

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.577 July 20, 2009 PDF
    • Highlights: Import Prices Climb 5.1% in June After Two-Month Decline
      Year-on-year Job Growth Ends Six-Month Slide DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.577 July 20, 2009 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Economic Uncertainty and Contraction in Facilities Investment DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.577 July 20, 2009 PDF
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