The new government led by President Park Geun-hye faced challenges that the previous government had largely failed to address: rising income disparity, stagnant growth, political reform, and foreign policy issues, including a nuclear North Korea and an assertive Japan. Park's foreign policy scored some successes while her oldstyle management of political affairs supported by the old guard caused a prolonged political stalemate with the opposition party.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Sociology and Political Science