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Published: 11 April 2021

240 Pages | 6 Figures, 6 Tables

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198866060

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The Evolution of the South Korean Developmental State

Hyeong-ki Kwon

  • Explores the evolution of state-led developmentalism in Korea and examines prevalent theories including neoliberalism, the developmental state, and institutionalism
  • Includes research based on many interviews and private firms' responses to state policies
  • Reveals evidence of competition within the Korean state and emphasizes the fragmentation and competition among elites within and outside the state
  • Illustrates the dynamic evolutionary process of Korean state-led developmentalism through action and reaction between state and private actors
  • Helps readers understand the endogenous changes of the developmental state

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