4. Developmental Neoliberalism and Hybridity of the Urban Policy of South Korea

  1. Bae-Gyoon Park2,
  2. Richard Child Hill3 and
  3. Asato Saito PhD4
  1. Byung-Doo Choi

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444346657.ch4

Locating Neoliberalism in East Asia: Neoliberalizing Spaces in Developmental States

Locating Neoliberalism in East Asia: Neoliberalizing Spaces in Developmental States

How to Cite

Choi, B.-D. (2011) Developmental Neoliberalism and Hybridity of the Urban Policy of South Korea, in Locating Neoliberalism in East Asia: Neoliberalizing Spaces in Developmental States (eds B.-G. Park, R. C. Hill and A. Saito), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444346657.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    College of Education at Seoul National University, Korea

  2. 3

    Michigan State University, USA

  3. 4

    University of Singapore, Singapore

Author Information

  1. Daegu University, South Korea

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 4 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405192804

Online ISBN: 9781444346657

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Keywords:

  • South Korean urban policy, developmental neoliberalism, hybridity;
  • neoliberalism, mode of ideology adhering to market mechanisms;
  • market dominance, process of neoliberalization;
  • South Korea, battleground for free market, statist development advocates;
  • shift from developmentalism to neoliberalism, in South Korea;
  • developmentalism, neoliberalism, and “Developmental Neoliberalism”;
  • South Korean economic development, success, until 1997 crisis;
  • advent of neoliberalism in South Korea, the late 1980s;
  • industrial restructuring in the 1980s, neoliberalism ending economic crisis;
  • South Korea, shallow or roll-back, to deep or roll-out neoliberalism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Developmentalism, Neoliberalism, and “Developmental Neoliberalism”

  • Economic and Political Development of South Korea and Its Urban Policy

  • The Advent of Neoliberalism and Urban Policy in Its First Phase

  • Neoliberalism in the Second Phase and Urban Policy

  • Conclusion

  • References