Children hold lanterns during the opening ceremony of the 17th Asian Games at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium in Incheon (REUTERS/Roslan Rahman).
Tailored Engagement: Making Inter-Korean Relations Effective and Sustainable
September 29, 2014
On September 29, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings hosted a discussion by Gi-Wook Shin and David Straub of Stanford University’s Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC) as they unveiled their study on a new South Korean approach to engage North Korea. The authors articulated a path for implementing “tailored engagement,” which requires increasing South Korea’s domestic consensus on North Korea and reorganizing South Korea’s official apparatus for dealing with Pyongyang.