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The legacies of state corporatism in Korea: regulatory capture in the Sewol ferry tragedy

You, Jong-sung; Park, Youn Min


Regarding the causes of the Sewol ferry accident that claimed 304 lives in April 2014, some scholars have blamed neoliberal reforms such as deregulation and privatization for the safety regulatory failure. Others have highlighted the role of industry influence and corruption. Our analysis shows that regulatory capture was the crucial causal factor; moreover, this capture was institutionalized from the state-corporatist arrangements of the authoritarian period rather than reflecting new...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of East Asian Studies
DOI: 10.1017/jea.2016.32


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