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North Korean Famine Research Paper

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Even admitting that the economic and agricultural changes were the main factors, some scholars are content that poor policy decisions driven by politic are to blame for the North Korean famine. North Korea may be responsible for the famine as they falied to take action against the uncontrollable natural forces. North Korea created the famine through a series of deliberate policy decisions and the perpetuated the famine by refusing to undertake sufficient remedial action.
To begin with, compared with more affluent countries in its region, such as South Korea and Japan, North Korea actually has a higher self-sufficient ratio for grain consumption in a normal year. South Korea and Japan rely on imports from more than half of their grain where
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