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Famine in North Korea

Markets, Aid, and Reform
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ISBN-13:
9780231511520
Einband:
EPUB
Seiten:
0
Autor:
Stephan Haggard
Serie:
Columbia University Press
eBook Typ:
Adobe Digital Editions
eBook Format:
EPUB
Kopierschutz:
2 - DRM Adobe
Sprache:
Englisch
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List of FiguresList of TablesList of AbbreviationsForeword, by Amartya SenPreface1. Introduction: Famine, Aid, and Markets in North KoreaPart I. Perspectives on the famine2. The Origins of the Great Famine3. The Distribution of Misery: Famine and the Breakdown of the Public Distribution SystemPart II. The Dilemmas of Humanitarian Assistance4. The Aid Regime: The Problem of Monitoring5. Diversion6. The Political Economy of AidPart III: Dealing with a Changing North Korea7. Coping, Marketization, and Reform: New Sources of Vulnerability8. Conclusion: North Korea in Comparative and International PerspectiveAppendix 1: Illicit ActivitiesAppendix 2: The Scope of the Humanitarian Aid EffortAppendix 3: The Marketization Balance SheetNotesReferencesIndex
In the mid-1990s, as many as one million North Koreans died in one of the worst famines of the twentieth century. The socialist food distribution system collapsed primarily because of a misguided push for self-reliance, but was compounded by the regime's failure to formulate a quick response-including the blocking of desperately needed humanitarian relief.