Famine in North Korea

Stephen Haggard and Marcus Noland talked about their book, Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform, published by Columbia University… read more

Stephen Haggard and Marcus Noland talked about their book, Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform, published by Columbia University Press. The famine in North Korea took the lives of up to one million people in the 1990s. The authors talked about the root causes of the famine, the North Korean government’s response, the impact on each economic level of society, the failure of distribution systems, and minimum human needs. After their presentations the authors responded to audience members' questions. close

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Famine in North Korea

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Program ID:
197447-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 15, 2007 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 12, 2007 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 15, 2007 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 22, 2007 | 9:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2007 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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