December 16, 2015

Solving Long Division

The Geopolitical Implications of Korean Unification

By David Eunpyoung Jee, Elbridge Colby, Hannah Suh, Dr. Patrick M. Cronin, Richard Fontaine and Van Jackson

Eight CNAS experts examine a host of issues posed by unification – including nuclear weapons and deterrence, the U.S.-Korea alliance, and relations between the countries in Northeast Asia – and offers key findings to inform how policymakers should prepare for unification on the Korean Peninsula. The authors note that the aim of this report is not to debate unification but to further consider its geopolitical implications.

  • David Eunpyoung Jee

  • Elbridge Colby

  • Hannah Suh

    Program Manager, Asia-Pacific Security Program

    Hannah Suh is the Program Manager for the Asia-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS).  Prior to joining CNAS, Ms. Suh interned w...

  • Dr. Patrick M. Cronin

    Senior Advisor and Senior Director, Asia-Pacific Security Program

    Patrick M. Cronin is a Senior Advisor and Senior Director of the Asia-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). Previously, he was the Senior ...

  • Richard Fontaine

    President

    Richard Fontaine is the President of the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). He served as a Senior Advisor and Senior Fellow at CNAS from 2009-2012 and previously as fo...

  • Van Jackson

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