While the North Korean economy has emerged from a decade of negative growth, it is uncertain if the recovery is sustainable. This paper surveys the path the economy has taken, examines the issues of food, energy and foreign trade, and presents its prospects for the future.

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Publisher Department of Economics
Series Carleton Economic Papers (CEP)
Park, Soo-Bin. (2004). The North Korean Economy: Current Issues and Prospects (No. CEP 04-05). Carleton Economic Papers (CEP). Department of Economics.