The South Korean Development Experience

Beyond Aid

  • Eun Mee Kim
  • Pil Ho Kim

Part of the Critical Studies of the Asia Pacific Series book series (CSAP)

About this book


This volume explores South Korea's successful transition from an underdeveloped, authoritarian country to a modern industrialized democracy. South Korea's experience of foreign aid gives a unique perspective on how to use foreign aid for economic development as well as how to build a strong partnership between developed and developing countries.


Aid development South Korea economy donor cooperation coordination democracy state transition

Editors and affiliations

  • Eun Mee Kim
    • 1
  • Pil Ho Kim
    • 2
  1. 1.Ewha Womans UniversitySouth Korea
  2. 2.Lewis and Clark CollegePortlandUSA

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