Jae-Jung Suh is associate professor and Director of Korea Studies
at the U.S.-Korea Institute at SAIS, Johns Hopkins University.


Allied to Race? The U.S.-Korea Alliance and Arms Race

South Korea has continuously increased its military spending since 2000 at a rate higher than conventional explanations would expect. Its spending grew 200 percent for the past ten years, higher than would be warranted by the growth of its economy or government budget over the same period.

Invite North Korea to the Global Nuclear Security Summit

Denuclearize North Korea or end the Korean War? Here’s a proposal for doing both at the same time.

Korean Bases of Concern

The Pentagon is restructuring its bases in South Korea. Welcome to the future of the U.S. global military presence.

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