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North Korea's Economy and Stability in the Age of Global Pandemic Webinar

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

4:00pm - 5:00pm

* Registered attendees will receive Zoom access information.


Online broadcast

Recent events including the global coronavirus pandemic and rumors surrounding Chairman Kim Jong Un's health have dramatically highlighted that North Korea remains an enigma to outside observers while also being a critical factor that could affect global and regional stability. In this webinar, two experts with deep insight and experience in North Korea will discuss the current situation of the North Korean economy and regime as well as the implications for businesses in South Korea.


COST KRW 0 for members
KRW 0 for non-members
Noon, Monday, May 25, 2020

About the Speaker

Chad O'Carroll, Founder & CEO

Chad O'Carroll is the founder and CEO of Korea Risk Group, a U.S. corporation that produces the NK Pro and NK News specialist North Korea monitoring websites. NK Pro is used by dozens of corporations worldwide to avoid North Korea-related risk, seize opportunity, and keep ahead of the news curve.

Chad founded NK News, the genesis for NK Pro, in 2010 after visiting the DPRK as a tourist. Having worked at the UN, think tanks in Washington, DC, and written for multiple newspapers, Chad specializes in both writing news and analysis.

Peter Ward, Contributing Analyst

Peter Ward is one of the world's leading specialists on DPRK economic, agricultural and legislative issues. As a fluent Korean speaker who has visited the DPRK several times, Ward's niche-focus analysis is unmatched in the open-source.


(email) amchamrsvp@amchamkorea.org

(phone) 02-6201-2255

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