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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.735

    Aug. 13, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.735 Aug. 13, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer Inflation Slows to a 12-year Low
      Korea’s Exports Fall 8.8% in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.735 Aug. 13, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Rise in Single-person Households and Their Consumption Traits DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.735 Aug. 13, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.735 Aug. 13, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.734

    July 30, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.734 July 30, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Slowing Economy Overshadows Growth Outlook
      Consumer Sentiment Falls to a Five-month Low in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.734 July 30, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: China 10 Years from Now and Korea’s Corporate Response DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.734 July 30, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.733

    July 23, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.733 July 23, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Falling Oil Prices Subdue Import Prices in June
      BOK Lowers Key Interest Rate to 3% DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.733 July 23, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Creating a Mentally Healthy Workplace DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.733 July 23, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.733 July 23, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.732

    July 16, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.732 July 16, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer and Producer Inflation Stabilize in June
      Job Creation in June Slows to Nine-month Low DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.732 July 16, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Big Data: The Epicenter of Industry Shakeup DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.732 July 16, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.731

    July 9, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.731 July 9, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: June’s Trade Surplus Hits a 20-month High DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.731 July 9, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Crowd Funding: An Investment That Connects People DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.731 July 9, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.731 July 9, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.730

    July 2, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.730 July 2, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Consumer and Business Sentiments Dip in June
      Korea’s Population Hits 50 Million DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.730 July 2, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Are Korean Financial Markets More Resilient to External Shocks?  DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.730 July 2, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.730 July 2, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.729

    June 25, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.729 June 25, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Two FTAs Help Sustain Korea’s Economic Growth
      Corporate Earnings Worsen in the First Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.729 June 25, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Better Outplacement Services Needed for Older Workers DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.729 June 25, 2012 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.728

    June 18, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.728 June 18, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Real GNI Growth Slows in the First Quarter
      May Job Market Sees Growth, but Quality Matters DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.728 June 18, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korea Needs Own Global Resource Majors DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.728 June 18, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.728 June 18, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.727

    June 4, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.727 June 4, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Current Account Remains in Surplus for Third Month
      Industrial Activities Show Mixed Signals in April DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.727 June 4, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: A Society Where You Can Succeed without Going to College DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.727 June 4, 2012 PDF
    • Briefs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.727 June 4, 2012 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.726

    May 29, 2012

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.726 May 29, 2012 PDF
    • Highlights: Korea’s Consumer Sentiment Rises to a 15-Month High
      Household Credit Shrinks for the First Time in Three Years DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.726 May 29, 2012 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Enhancing the Competitiveness of Korea's Offshore Energy Development DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.726 May 29, 2012 PDF
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