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Week 5 - Chris Green - Youtube icon
02
Sep
2013

Video: Chris Green on Information Freedom Activities in North Korea

Christopher Green is the manager of international affairs at the Daily NK, an online newspaper published in four languages that is dedicated to reporting real news from within North Korea. He spoke on the topic of “Information Freedom Activities in … Continue reading


A Quiet Opening Report - Intermedia
28
Aug
2013

InterMedia Report – “A Quiet Opening”

In 2012, InterMedia released a report examining the extent of outside information entering North Korea and its impact on regular North Koreans. North Korea is ranked as one of the most closed societies in the world, but the report found … Continue reading


North Korean citizens constructing living quarters in the Mansudae (만수대) district of Pyongyang (Yonhap)
10
Aug
2013

North Korea Market Report: Rollerskates, Masikryeong Speed, and Labor Mobilization Certificates

Read in Korean The latest on what’s happening on the ground in North Korea. First off, ownership of roller-skates in North Korea has become the new yardstick for delineating between the rich and poor. Meanwhile, Kim Jong Un’s new “Masikryeong … Continue reading


Chris Green at NKnet speaker series, May 9, 2012
11
Jun
2012

Week 5 Report: Chris Green – Information from North Korea “Can Lead to a Better Life”

Allen Sanchez contributed the following article on week five of our Spring 2012 speakers series on North Korean human rights. Watch video of this talk. “If you were to Google ‘North Korean people,’ you might learn that they are automatons; … Continue reading


Han Ki Hong, president of NKnet and publisher of NK Vision
16
Jan
2012

The Democratization of North Korea — An Unavoidable Task of Our Time

Read in Korean The following appeared on pages 8-9 as the Publisher’s Column in the January 2012 issue of NK Vision magazine. In your life, you have to let both those you love and those you hate go. You should … Continue reading


Stephan Haggard
03
Aug
2011

Interview: Stephan Haggard on Marketization in North Korea and a Lot More

Read in Korean “I think these are some of the most interesting findings in the book. …we found that people who are involved in the market have more negative perceptions of the regime. So more negative views. More likely to … Continue reading


NK Vision magazine cover - November-December 2009
05
Jan
2010

Reviewing North Korea’s Domestic Situation from the Aspect of System Maintenance

The following article by Kim Yun Tae, secretary general of NKnet, appeared on pages 18-25 of the November-December 2009 issue of NK Vision. In 2009, North Korea had gone through a year of violence with lots of weighty issues. It … Continue reading


Hong Sung Kook of the Institute for Far Eastern Studies
22
Aug
2008

A Reflective Study of North Korea’s Marketization [6th Strategic Forum]

Hong Sung Kook of the Institute for Far Eastern Studies spoke at the 6th North Korea strategic forum entitled, “Measures to Revitalize North Korea’s Market Economy: Possibility and Prospects for Marketization,” on August 21, 2008. Following is a copy of … Continue reading


Yang Moon Soo, Graduate School of North Korean Studies
22
Aug
2008

Analysis of North Korea’s Market Economy and its Level of Marketization [Strategic Forum 6]

This article was presented by Yang Moon Soo, a professor at the Graduate School of North Korean Studies, at the 6th North Korea strategic forum, “Measures to Revitalize North Korea’s Market Economy: Possibility and Prospects for Marketization,” on August 21, … Continue reading


Choi Soo Young, Korea Institute for National Unification (KINU)
22
Aug
2008

Marketization in North Korea: Direction, Scope and Concrete Measures [6th Strategic Forum]

Choi Soo Young of the Korea Institute for National Unification spoke at the 6th North Korea strategic forum entitled, “Measures to Revitalize North Korea’s Market Economy: Possibility and Prospects for Marketization,” on August 21, 2008. Following is a detailed outline … Continue reading


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