Analysis of Selected Countries: Korea
Abstract:The Korea Fair Trade Commission oversees consumer education in Korea. In addition, 260 organisations, including government ministries (the Korea Fair Trade Commission of the Consumer Education Committee, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology), 17 local governments, the Korea Consumer Agency, 190 consumer organisations, five academic groups, 39 university departments concerned with consumer issues, and two enterprise bodies (including the Federation of Korean Industries), directly or indirectly implement and support consumer education initiatives.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: February 1, 2009