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OECD Economic Surveys: Korea 2014
OECD Publishing , Publication date:  02 Jul 2014
Pages: 136 , Language: English
Version: Print (Paperback) + PDF
ISBN: 9789264206946 , OECD Code: 102014101P1
Price:   €46 | $64 | £40 | ¥5900 | MXN830 , Standard shipping included!
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OECD's 2014 Economic Survey of Korea examines recent economic developments, policies and prospects. Special chapters cover fostering a creative economy and reducing income inequality and poverty.

Table of contents:

Basic statistics of Korea, 2012 7
Executive summary 9
-Main findings 10
-Key recommendations 11
Assessment and recommendations 13
-Korea’s economic expansion and macroeconomic policies to sustain it 15
--Macroeconomic policy recommendations 19
-A new economic paradigm for Korea: Fostering a creative economy 20
--Key policy recommendations to foster a creative economy 31
-Promoting social cohesion and well-being 31
--Key policy recommendations to promote social cohesion and well-being 44
-Bibliography 44
-Annex A1. The Three-year Plan for Economic Innovation 47
-Annex A2. Economic co-operation with North Korea 53
-Annex A3. Progress in structural reforms 57
Chapter 1. Fostering a creative economy to drive Korean growth 67
-An overview of Korea’s innovation system 71
-Framework conditions to promote a creative economy 76
-Promoting venture business and start-ups 80
-Making the SME sector more dynamic 85
--Summary of recommendations to foster a creative economy 95
-Bibliography 97
Chapter 2. Reducing income inequality and poverty and promoting social mobility 101
-Policies to reduce inequality and promote social mobility 102
-Reducing the high rate of poverty among the elderly 114
-Household debt: Implications for social cohesion 123
--Summary of recommendations to promote social cohesion 129
-Bibliography 131
Acronyms and abbreviations used in this survey 133

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