University of Evansville

Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana

The Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana ensures that students experience international situations, challenges, and opportunities that prepare them to contribute and succeed in a global economy.

WorldView - Asia

South Korea

US Dept of State - South Korea

"Over the past several decades, the Republic of Korea has achieved a remarkably high level of economic growth, which has allowed the country to rise from the rubble of the Korean War into the ranks of the Organization for Cooperation and Development (OECD). Today, South Korea is the United States' seventh-largest trading partner and is the 15th-largest economy in the world." more...

Global Edge

"In recent years, Korea's economy moved away from the centrally planned, government-directed investment model toward a more market-oriented one." more...

CIA World Factbook

"Since the 1960s, South Korea has achieved an incredible record of growth and global integration to become a high-tech industrialized economy." more...

Languages of South Korea

"From Ethnologue: Languages of the World - An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages"more...

InfoPlease

"Slightly larger than Indiana, South Korea lies below the 38th parallel on the Korean peninsula. It is mountainous in the east; in the west and south are many harbors on the mainland and offshore islands." more...

International Monetary Fund

"The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on August 07, 2009. Listed below are items related to the Republic of Korea." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"The Republic of Korea (South Korea or ROK) is a highly developed, stable, democratic republic with powers shared between the president and the legislature. Korea is a modern economy where tourist facilities are widely available. English is rarely spoken outside the main tourist and business centers." more...