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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.745

    Oct. 29, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.745 Oct. 29, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer Sentiment Decelerates Five Months in a Row
      Third Quarter Real GDP Growth Hits a New Low DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.745 Oct. 29, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Diagnosis of Current Economic Issues DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.745 Oct. 29, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.745 Oct. 29, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.744

    Oct. 22, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.744 Oct. 22, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Corporate Profitability Worsens in 2011
      FDI Inflow Exceeds US$10 billion in Jan.-Sept. DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.744 Oct. 22, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight:
      “Young” Businesses to Serve Silver Generation DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.744 Oct. 22, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.744 Oct. 22, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.743

    Oct. 15, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.743 Oct. 15, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: BOK Lowers 2012-2013 Growth Forecasts
      September Job Creation Accelerates Sharply DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.743 Oct. 15, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Global Talent War 2.0: From "Attraction" to "Utilization” DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.743 Oct. 15, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.742

    Oct. 8, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.742 Oct. 8, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Weak Economic Data Cast Cloud over Recovery
      Exports Fall for Third Month on Weak Global Demand DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.742 Oct. 8, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Mobile Technology: Changing People’s Livelihoods in Developing Economies DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.742 Oct. 8, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.742 Oct. 8, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.741

    Sept. 24, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.741 Sept. 24, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Corporate Profitability Worsens in the Second Quarter
      Koreans Work Longer Hours, But Paid Less DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.741 Sept. 24, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Changing Age-specific Patterns of Consumption DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.741 Sept. 24, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.741 Sept. 24, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.740

    Sept. 17, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.740 Sept. 17, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Import Prices Rebound in August
      Government Unveils 5.9 Trillion Won Stimulus Measures DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.740 Sept. 17, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Winning Eco-Product Strategies DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.740 Sept. 17, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.739

    Sept. 10, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.739 Sept. 10, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Both Exports and Imports Contract in August
      Real GNI Rises Faster, Real GDP Growth Slows in 2Q DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.739 Sept. 10, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Recurring Global Grain Price Shocks DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.739 Sept. 10, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.738

    Sept. 3, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.738 Sept. 3, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer Sentiment Falls to a Seven-month Low in August
      Industrial Output Grows 0.3% in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.738 Sept. 3, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Changing Nature of Geriatric Diseases and Implications DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.738 Sept. 3, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.738 Sept. 3, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.737

    Aug. 27, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.737 Aug. 27, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Household Income Grows 6.2% in 2Q
      Household Debt Reaches an All-time High in 2Q DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.737 Aug. 27, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Learning to Communicate from Advertising DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.737 Aug. 27, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.736

    Aug. 20, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.736 Aug. 20, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Manufacturing Jobs Spur Employment Growth in July
      Terms of Trade Worsens for Seven Straight Quarters DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.736 Aug. 20, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Improving Korea's Service Account Balance: Background and Implications DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.736 Aug. 20, 2012 PDF
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