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Agriculture & Rural Development in Korea

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Frame of Image rom the ashes
For the prosperity of Human & Society
Korean Experience
In the 1960s:
Hunger & Poverty were icons of the period
• Alcohol & gambling were pervasive • People were desperate for the future • Depended on outside help
Overcome hunger & poverty, and achieve rural development were the most important issue for the country
For the prosperity of Human & Society
Korean Experience
In the 2000s: One of advanced industrialized Countries in the world
OECD member in 1996 7th of World Trade Volume in 2012
Within 50 years, Korea transferred from agrarian society to industrialized society, and information society
For the prosperity of Human & Society
Major Economic Indicators
1960
GDP growth rate GDP/capita Industrial Structure Agriculture Mining & Manufacturing SOC & others Investment ratio to GDP Saving ratio to GDP 2.3 85 36.0 14.7 49.3 11.6 5.0
1970
10.0 250 26.0 22.5 51.2 26.3 14.8
1990
9.5 5,210 8.7 29.8 63.0 37.1 36.2
2000
8.5 10,841 4.9 29.8 66.8 28.8 32.3
2005
4.0 16,700 3.3 28.8 68.9 33.0 30.2
2010
6.2 20,753 2.6 38.9 58.5 29.2 32.0
Population growth rate
Export(billion US$)
2.9
0.03
1.9
0.84
1.0
65.0
0.8
172.3
0.44
280.0
0.46
466.4
Import (billion US$)
0.34
1.98
69.8
160.5
255.5
425.2
For the prosperity of Human & Society
Korean Experience
How Korean people overcame Hunger & poverty and achieved such a high development within a short period?
For the prosperity of Human & Society
Initial Condition of Economic Development
 Economic condition in the 1950s
 High Populati


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Title Agriculture & Rural Development in Korea
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Material Type Proceedings
Author(English)

Kiwhan Chung

Author(Korean)

정기환

Date 2013
Pages 64
Subject Country South Korea(Asia and Pacific)
Language English
File Type Documents
Original Format pdf
Subject Economy < General
Territorial Development < National Land Development
Holding KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Venue Seoul