The Assessment of the Border Area Support Policy

접경지역 지원의 목표달성 평가

  • Kim, Jai-Han (Dept. of Geography Education, Cheongju University)
  • 김재한 (청주대학교 사범대학 지리교육학과)
  • Received : 2015.12.12
  • Accepted : 2016.02.20
  • Published : 2016.02.29


The Border Area Support Act(2000) has policy goal convergence to improve living conditions, to conserve natural environment, and to prepare national unification in this area. The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether the support until now meet the policy goal or set a question on policy itself. Variation of statistical indicators related with policy goal for the period 2000-2014 has analyzed and compared with local government's evaluation report. It is found out that resident's living condition has improved in spite of several political fallacies, but the support policy can damage natural environment and cause conflict with military regulations constantly. Under current inter-Korean relation, it is desirable to minimize conflicts between political bodies in Border Area.


Border Area Support Act;Goal convergence;Living condition;Military regulation;Goal conflict;Inter-Korean relations


Supported by : 청주대학교 학술연구소


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