Past event

Korea's Response to Challenges from the Global Financial Markets

Chatham House, London

Asia Programme, Korean Peninsula

Participants

HE Dr Jun Kwang-Woo, Chairman, Financial Services Commission, Republic of Korea (February 2008-)
Chair: Dr John Llewellyn, Senior Economic Policy Advisor, Lehman Brothers and Chatham House Council Member

Overview

Developments in international financial markets have brought opportunities for faster growth and expansion. At the same time, developments also mean that the knock-on effects of financial crises spread faster. In this regard, Dr Kwang-Woo Jun will share his views on changes and challenges facing global financial markets today and elaborate on Korea's plans to meet these challenges effectively under the new administration.