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Elusive Economic Reforms in North Korea: Part I

September 25, 2012

Marcus Noland assesses the latest confusing reports that North Korea may be pondering market incentives in food and industrial production. Tomorrow: Why basic economic reform is pursued and then abandoned by North Korean leaders.





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