TITLE

Korea's next Kim: A unifier?

AUTHOR(S)
Barr, Cameron W.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;12/22/97, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the challenges facing South Korea's President Kim Dae Jung in late 1997. His desire for reconciliation in South Korea and between South Korea and North Korea; How he is expected to handle the $57 billion bailout from the International Monetary Fund; Outlook for his ability to forge new relations with North Korea; The support he has had in the past from North Korea; The lack of a social safety net which makes economic reforms tougher.
ACCESSION #
9712234570

 

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