OECD's periodic review of Korea's economy. This edition includes chapters covering the recovery and short-term outlook, macroeconomic policy, the financisl system, the health care system, and Korea's green growth strategy.
Table of contents:
Executive summary Assessment and recommendations Chapter 1. Sustaining the recovery from the global financial crisis by promoting Korea’s medium-term growth potential -Korea's recovery from the global financial crisis -Korea's short-term economic outlook -Korea's growth prospects over the longer term -Policies to promote growth and sustainability Chapter 2. Macroeconomic policy the exit from fiscal and monetary stimulus -Fiscal policy -Monetary and exchange rate policy -Conclusion Chapter 3. The Korean financial system overcoming the global financial crisis and addressing remaining problems -The impact of the global financial crisis on the Korean financial sector -A prompt and effective policy response -The sound condition of of Korean financial institutions made it easier to weather the crisis -How to cope with Korea's vulnerability to capital outflows -Addressing remaining problems in the financial sector -Conclusion Chapter 4. Health-care reform in Korea -An overview of Korea's health care system -Improving efficiency to contain the growth of health spending -How to finance health care -Ensuring adequate acces to health care -Improving the quality of health care -Conclusion Chapter 5. Korea’s green growth strategy mitigating climate change and developing new growth engines -Mitigating climate change -Creating new growth engines for the future -Improving the quality of life through better air quality -Conclusion