Select Publications: Korean Economic History

Cha, M.S., Kim, N.N., Park, K. & Park, Y. (eds) 2022, Historical Statistics of Korea, Springer, Singapore, forthcoming.

Cha, M.S. 2021, “Review of Mitsuhiko Kimura, The economics of colonialism in Korea: Rethinking Japanese rule and aftermath,” Economic History Review, vol.74, no.3, pp. 1120-22.

Cha, M.S. 2015, “Unskilled Wage Gap Within the Japanese Empire”, Economic History Review, vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 23-47.

Cha, M.S. & Kim, N.N. 2012, “Korea’s First Industrial Revolution, 1911-40”, Explorations in Economic History, vol. 49, no. 1, pp. 60-74.

Cha, M.S. 2009, “Productivity Trend in Korea from the Seventeenth to Nineteenth Century: A Comment on Jun, Lewis, and Kang”, Journal of Economic History, vol. 69, no. 04, pp. 1138-1143.

Cha, M.S. 2008, “The Economic History of Korea”, Encyclopedia,

Cha, M.S. 2004, “Facts and Myths about Korea’s Economic Past”, Australian Economic History Review, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 278-293.

Cha, M.S. 2003, “Korea before 1945” The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History, ed. Joel Mokyr, Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 220-3

Cha, M.S. 2000, “The Colonial Origins of Korea’s Market Economy” in Asia-Pacific Dynamism, 1550-2000, eds. A.J.H. Latham & H. Kawakatsu, Routledge, London, pp. 86-103.

Cha, M.S. 1998, “Imperial Policy or World Price Shocks? Explaining Interwar Korean Consumption Trend”, Journal of Economic History, vol. 58, no. 3, pp. 731-754.