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Reforming Korea"s industrial conglomerates

Edward M. Graham

Reforming Korea"s industrial conglomerates

by Edward M. Graham

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Published by Institute for International Economics in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial organization -- Korea (South),
  • Industrial concentration -- Korea (South),
  • Industrial policy -- Korea (South)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-181) and index

    StatementEdward M. Graham
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2908 .G72 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 198 p. ;
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17073031M
    ISBN 100881323373
    LC Control Number2002017273

    A chaebol (/ ˈ tʃ eɪ b ɒ l, ˈ dʒ ɛ b əl /; Korean: [tɕɛ̝.bʌl] ()) is a large industrial conglomerate that is run and controlled by an owner or family in South Korea. A chaebol often consists of many diversified affiliates, controlled by an owner whose power over the group often exceeds legal authority. The term is often used in a context similar to that of the English word Hangul: 재벌.   R eform in South Korea reaches back to the Asian Financial Crisis of –referred to locally simply as “IMF” for the bailout package from the International Monetary Fund to stabilize the Korean economy.. The conditions of the bailout required the shutdown of insolvent banks and pushed debt-laden industrial groups, known in Korean as chaebol, into receiverships.

      These companies eventually grew into industrial conglomerates, fueling the export-driven growth that lifted South Korea out of postwar poverty and made it .   The package pushed South Korea to shut down excess production capacity, causing the collapse of 14 of the nation’s large industrial conglomerates, like the once formidable Daewoo group.

      Eom Ha-yong is old enough to remember a time when South Korea's enormous conglomerates were as respected as they were powerful. He was born in , a few years after Korea was carved into North. Breaking up is hard to do for Korea's conglomerates for any signs that the government will backtrack on its tough reform programme. month high and industrial output at an year high.


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By the end ofa number of smaller conglomerates had failed and one of the top five (Daewoo) was in serious trouble and eventually would fail. Huge amounts of debt had been amassed by Korea's large industrial conglomerates (the chaebol), and often the funds had been invested in undertakings that were not earning satisfactory rates of return.

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