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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.755

    Jan. 21, 2013

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    • Highlights: Household Income Lags Behind National Income Producer Price Inflation Slows to 1.2% in December DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.755 Jan. 21, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korea’s Ten Major Trends in 2013 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.755 Jan. 21, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.754

    Jan. 14, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.754 Jan. 14, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Wealth Gap Widens in 2012
      Government Cuts Growth Outlook to 3% DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.754 Jan. 14, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: New Trends In Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.754 Jan. 14, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.753

    Jan. 7, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.753 Jan. 7, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Manufacturers Expect Better Economic Situation in 2013
      Fewer Koreans Believe Marriage is Necessary: Survey DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.753 Jan. 7, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Analysis of Jeonse to Home Sales Prices and Implications DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.753 Jan. 7, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.752

    Dec. 17, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.752 Dec. 17, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Export and Import Prices Tumble in November
      BOK Holds Key Interest Rate Steady at 2.75% DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.752 Dec. 17, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korea’s Top 10 Hits of 2012 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.752 Dec. 17, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.751

    Dec. 10, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.751 Dec. 10, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer Prices Slide 0.4% in November.
      Exports Rise for the Second Consecutive Month DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.751 Dec. 10, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Building on Manufacturing Prowess: Software Convergence DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.751 Dec. 10, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.750

    Dec. 3, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.750 Dec. 3, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumers and Businesses Remain Pessimistic about the Economy
      Korea Posts Current Account Surplus for Ninth Month in October DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.750 Dec. 3, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Consumers in the Smart Era: Turning “Complaints” into “Trust” DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.750 Dec. 3, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.749

    Nov. 26, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.749 Nov. 26, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Household Debt Sets New Record in the Third Quarter
      Short-term External Debt Decreases in the Third Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.749 Nov. 26, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: 2013 Top Six Issues for Korean Companies DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.749 Nov. 26, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.748

    Nov. 19, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.748 Nov. 19, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Job Growth Continues, but Pace Slows in October
      Household Spending Growth Tumbles in Third Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.748 Nov. 19, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Is Commodity Super CycIe Ending? DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.748 Nov. 19, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.747

    Nov. 12, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.747 Nov. 12, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: October Producer Prices Tumble 0.7%
      Exports Rise for the First Time in Four Months DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.747 Nov. 12, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Alleviating the Three “Highs” of the Self-employed DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.747 Nov. 12, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.746

    Nov. 5, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.746 Nov. 5, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Current Account Surplus Surges to US$6.07 billion in September
      Consumer Prices Slide 0.1% in October DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.746 Nov. 5, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: The Power of Followership: Eight Tips to Make Star Followers DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.746 Nov. 5, 2012 PDF
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