The Relationship Between Local Employment Growth and Regional Economic Growth: Evidence from Korea

  • Jihye Choi
  • Iltae KimEmail author


Job creation and economic growth are considered as main issues in economic policies around the world. Specifically Korea has experienced low and jobless economic growth in the recent past. Employment problem is one of the sensitive issues framing national and regional economic policies in Korea. In this context, it is important to capture the relationship between the employment and economic growth in any Korean regional economy.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chonnam National UniversityGwangjuSouth Korea

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