2:00 pm EDT - 3:30 pm EDT

Past Event

The Implications of Democracy and Dynasty: The Foreign Policy Futures of the Two Koreas

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT

Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University
Kenney Auditorium

1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

In April 2012, South Korea’s ruling conservative party scored an unexpected victory in the National Assembly elections while a series of political events in North Korea worked to solidify the succession of Kim Jong-un.

On April 24, the Center for Northeast Asian Policy at Brookings and the U.S.-Korea Institute at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies hosted a discussion on the results of these events and their policy implications for U.S.-ROK relations and North Korea’s foreign policy strategies, featuring Sang Yoon-Ma of the Catholic University of Korea and Alexandre Mansourov of the U.S.-Korea Institute. CNAPS Director Richard Bush provided opening remarks and USKI Director Jae Ku moderated the discussion.