Kim, Dawool

Position : Senior Fellow
Research interests : North Korean Economy, North Korean Regional Economy, Transition Economy

Dawool Kim obtained Ph.D. in economics from Seoul National University and is a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Peace and Unification Studies. She performed research on North Korean trade and North Korean refugees and currently are having interests on the regional economy and the effect of sanctions. The representative papers are “North Korea’s Mineral Exports and Imports by Item: Focusing on Trade with China” and “North Korean Defectors’ Informal Economic Activities and Support for Capitalism.”


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