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KDI - Korea Development Institute

KDI - Korea Development Institute



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KDI Leaflet
  • · Vision and President's Message
  • · Who We Are
  • · Brief History
  • · Our Research Fields
  • · Centers Maximizing Impact
  • · Collection of Insight
  • · By the Numbers
1971~2014 Four Decades of KDI
KDI: Guiding Korea’s Social and Economic Transformation
I. At the Forefront of Policy Research and Design
II. Promoting Development Cooperation and Knowledge Sharing
  • · A Leader in Knowledge Sharing in the International Development Community
  • · Promoting Greater Fiscal Efficiency
  • · Raising Awareness on Public Policy and Promoting Economic Education
  • · Fostering the Leaders and Reformers of Tomorrow
Sejong: A New Chapter in KDI’s History
Major Developments in KDI’s History

Meaning of the CI
  • KDI

    The dark gray, solid font symbolizes KDI’s excellence and trustworthiness as the nation’s sole comprehensive policy research institute, and portrays its renewed commitment to effectively guide Korea’s economy and society.

    ㄱ, ㄴ (Korean consonants)The first two letters of the Korean alphabet were used to represent the willingness of KDI to emulate Sejong the Great’s spirit and love for the people.

    ㄱ (Giyeok)Symbolizes KDI’s image as an innovative and progressive pioneer of Korean society.

    ㄴ (Nieun)Symbolizes KDI's knowledge and information infrastructure that have been accumulated and built during the past 52 years.

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