Think tank

Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade

KIET

Seoul, South Korea

KIET was established by the South Korean government to carry out research and develop policies that meet the national vision and related goals. KIET's primary roles are to advise the Korean government on industrial policy and to undertake research on effective public and private strategies to optimize national productivity and competitiveness. Analysis and forecasting of industrial and economic trends focused on identifying and exploring ways and means of strengthening economic efficiency and industrial competitiveness are the foundations of KIET's research. The institute concentrates on the most essential and current issues facing South Korea's government, businesses, and industrial sectors in adapting to ongoing globalization, unrelenting informatization, and revolutionary technological changes.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.kiet.re.kr

Address:
(30147) Building C, Sejong National Research Complex, 370, Sicheong-daero, Sejong, Korea

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Korea
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1976
Age (years)
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 45
South Korea average
 33
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Korean government
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Ji-sang Chang
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 165
South Korea average
 128
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
32% 
South Korea average
31% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
34% 
South Korea average
29% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 59
South Korea average
 9,482
Global average
 24,405

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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