Borim Yoon is a Research Assistant in the International Security Program at the Lowy Institute.
Borim is currently an exchange student at The University of Sydney from Wellesley College (USA), where she is set to graduate in May 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Education. Prior to joining the Lowy Institute, she interned at consulting and international non-profit organisations including BCG, ASEAN-Korea Centre in Seoul and the EY Advisory consulting division in Sydney.
No honeymoon for South Korea’s post-election security posture
Even under revitalised leadership, there are significant geopolitical and domestic constraints on Seoul’s room for manoeuvre with North Korea.