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
 30
Founded by
Founders: Korean government
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Chang, Ji-sang
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Ji-sang Chang
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 165
South Korea average
 130
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 32%
South Korea average
 31%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 34%
South Korea average
 30%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 32
South Korea average
 26
Global average
 33
2019
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 47

Social

Likes (2021)
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 2,494
South Korea average
 9,852
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 59

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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