Noland, Marcus (2010): Post-conflict planning and reconstruction: lessons from the American experience in Korea.
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The American experiences in Afghanistan and Iraq have motivated a re-examination of earlier experiences with post-conflict planning and reconstruction. This paper reviews the US experience in Korea following the Second World War and the Korean War; addresses the political economy of establishing institutions of governance in post-conflict situations; considers the issue of “portability”: the extent to which the South Korean experience may reflect unique and irreproducible conditions; and then applies these ideas by comparing the South Korean experience to the contemporary case of Afghanistan. Some conclusions and policy recommendations are contained in the final section.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Post-conflict planning and reconstruction: lessons from the American experience in Korea|
|Keywords:||post-conflict, reconstruction, Korea, Afghanistan, Iraq|
|Subjects:||N - Economic History > N4 - Government, War, Law, International Relations, and Regulation > N45 - Asia including Middle East
H - Public Economics > H1 - Structure and Scope of Government > H11 - Structure, Scope, and Performance of Government
H - Public Economics > H5 - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies > H56 - National Security and War
|Depositing User:||Marcus Noland|
|Date Deposited:||29. Jun 2010 01:58|
|Last Modified:||25. Feb 2013 12:21|
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