Dr. Bruce Cumings is a Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor in History and the College at the University of Chicago. He also serves as the Chair of the History Department. His research and teaching focus on modern Korean history, 20th century international history, U.S.-East Asian relations, East Asian political economy, and American foreign relations.


Diplomacy by Dereliction: U.S. Policy Toward Korea is in Disarray

The alternatives to negotiating with the North are all worse than agreements that have been gotten.

    Asia/Pacific, history, North Korea, South Korea, U.S. Economic/Trade Policy