The agonies of austerity

Kattoulas, Velisarios
June 1998
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);06/08/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 131 Issue 23, p21
Looks at South Korean worker response to unemployment and the austerity measures necessitated by the economic assistance agreement with the International Monetary Fund. Support for a Seoul strike called by union leaders; Hopes attendant on President Kim Dae Jung's June 1998 visit to United States President Bill Clinton; Social pressures caused by high unemployment.


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