TITLE

Reaching for the Stars

AUTHOR(S)
Salmon, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;1/29/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses how Paul Rogers of Lehman Brothers started his successful real estate development project in South Korea in the midst of the darkest days of the country's financial crisis in the late 1990s. Rogers got interested in a vacant lot owned by Reverend Moon Songmyung of the Unification Church Foundation. It details the challenges faced by Rogers.
ACCESSION #
23925609

 

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