South Korea doubles down on Green Growth

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Recent headlines on the South Korean economy announced that the country’s GDP grew faster during July–September 2015 than it had over the past five years. But there is a more important story beyond the fluctuations in regularly reported macroeconomic data that needs telling. South Korea is quickly rising as a world leader in the creation, development and export of renewable energy technologies — widely viewed by analysts as strategic growth industries of the future.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages5
Specialist publicationEast Asia Forum
Publication statusPublished - 25 Dec 2015
Externally publishedYes

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  • Korea
  • green growth
  • renewable energy
  • President
  • Energy Security


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