Jeong-bin Im

Jeong-bin Im

Jeong-Bin Im is Professor of Department of Agricultural Eonomics and Rural Development in College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Seoul National University. Professor Im holds Ph. D. in Agricultural and Resources Economics from the University of Maryland at College Park (U.S.A) after having M.A and B.A. from Seoul National University.

His academic research and publication covers a wide range of agricultural policy and trade topics such as agricultural direct payment program, WTO and Free Trade Agreement(FTA) issues. He is contributing to many academic journals, as editorial board member for Journal of Korean Agricultural Policy, Journal of Korean Livestock Management and as Editor-in-chief for Journal of Korean Agricultural Economics.

In addition, he has advised several developing country governments, international organizations as well as various Korean ministries on agricultural policy and trade issues. Professor Im is currently working, among others, as Chair for Evaluation of FTA Compensation System Forum and Chair for Dietary Education Forum, and served as a Member of Presidential Committee on Agriculture, Fisheries and Rural Policy.

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2018.04.26
ABSTRACT Since the late 2000s, the Korean government has been making aggressive efforts to increase exports of agricultural products. As a result, agricultural exports have nearly tripled over the past decade. This article examined the structure of Korea's agricultural export support system...
Country: Korea Topic: Agribusiness
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2018.04.26
摘要 從2000年代晚期起,韓國政府不遺餘力地提升農產品的出口量。因此,農產品出口量在過去十年間成長將近三倍。本文探討韓國農產品出口支援制度和各項計畫的內容。政府實施的農產品出口支援計畫之法律根源為農業農村食品產業基本法(Basic Law of Agriculture and Rural Food Industry)。訂定的農產品出口相關政策主要由韓國農漁食品貿易公司(Korea Agro-Fisheries...
Country: Korea Topic: Agribusiness
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2018.04.03
INTRODUCTION Agriculture plays a crucial role in the stages of economic development. In addition, agriculture has transformed from the individual level to a commercial scale with the growth of the economy. On the other hand, Korea's agriculture has changed very rapidly over the last 60 years....
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2018.04.03
前言 農業在各經濟發展階段均扮演關鍵角色,農業也隨著經濟成長,從個別層級轉變成商業規模。韓國農業在過去60年間改變非常快速,農業從個別層級轉變為商業層級的各階段可用不同標準來區分,而農民自己生產自己消費的比例是最重要且最有說服力的指標. 本研究使用農戶稻米(韓國最重要的農產品)的自己消費量比例,將韓國農業商業化的各個階段加以分類,檢視各階段的重要農業政策,並提出政策建議,以提供發展中國家制定商業化政策之參考。 韓國農業商業化的各階段 圖1為農戶稻米自己消費量佔其稻米產量的比例,而稻米是韓國最重要的現金作物,這個比例是呈現韓國農業商業化發展階段的清楚指標。此比例在1950年代為75%,...
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2018.04.03
Introduction On January 29, 2018, the Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) released its annual Work Plan for 2018. The Work Plan is to show the core tasks to implement in 2018. The main goals of 2018 MAFRA work plan are to increase jobs in the agricultural and livestock...
Country: Korea Topic: Production policy
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