International Security & Foreign Policy

Maintaining U.S.–ROK Alliance Coordination Against the North Korean Threat

Grant Year: 2019

Scott Snyder will direct an effort to enhance connections between U.S. and South Korean policy communities and to provide a deeper understanding of Korean affairs. He will explore approaches to preserve strategic stability on the peninsula; assess decisions regarding changes to command-and-control relationships between U.S. and South Korean armed forces; consider the future of the U.S.–South Korea trade relationship; explore the prospects of future bilateral nuclear cooperation; and evaluate the impact of evolving South Korean public opinion on U.S.–South Korea relations. The project’s findings will appear in a series of reports, monographs, and policy briefings.

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