Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts Benjamin Katzeff Silberstein

Benjamin Katzeff Silberstein


Associate Scholar - Asia Program

Research Areas:

Korean Peninsula, East Asian region, History of surveillance and Social control in North Korea

Benjamin Katzeff Silberstein is an Associate Scholar at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, focusing primarily on the Korean Peninsula and East Asian region. He is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania, where he researches the history of surveillance and social control in North Korea, and a co-editor of North Korean Economy Watch. He publishes regularly on Korean affairs in publications such as IHS Jane’s Intelligence Review and The Diplomat, and has previously worked as a journalist, and has been a special advisor to the Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation. 



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