Korean Political and Economic Development
Crisis, Security, and Institutional Rebalancing
Weingast, Barry R.
|Series title:||Harvard East Asian Monographs|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Harvard University, Asia Center|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $39.95|
| Book Description: |
This study offers a new view of South Korea's transformation since 1960.Focusing on three turning points--the creation of the development state in the 1960s, democratization in 1987, and the 1997 economic crisis--Jongryn Mo and Barry R. Weingast show how Korea sustained growth by resolving crises in favor of greater political and economic openness.