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  • You, Jong-Sung. 2015. Democracy, Inequality and Corruption: Korea, Taiwan and the Philippines Compared. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN:978-1107078406 (hardcover), 978-1107435322 (paperback). Reviewed by Thomas O’Brien in Democratization, by Eric Chang in Journal of Contemporary Asia, by Herbert Kitschelt in Asian Journal of Comparative Politics, by Hélder Ferreira do Vale in Asian Politics and Policy, by Bruce Jacobs in China Journal, and by Tae-hwan Kim in Global Asia.
  • 유종성 지음, 김재중 옮김 (You, Jong-sung. Translated into Korean by Kim Jae-jung). 2016. 동아시아 부패의 기원: 문제는 불평등이다. 한국 타이완 필리핀 비교연구 (Democracy, Inequality and Corruption: Korea, Taiwan and the Philippines Compared). 동아시아(East Asia Publishing). ISBN: 978-89-6262-159-4 93300. Reviewed by 박은홍 (Park, Eun-Hong) in 황해문화(Hwanghaemoonwha).


  • You, Jong-sung. (2021). “The Changing Dynamics of State-Business Relations and the Politics of Reform and Capture in South Korea.” Review of International Political Economy 28(1): 81-102. DOI: 10.1080/09692290.2020.1724176.
  • You, Jong-sung and Jiunda Lin. (2020). “Liberal Taiwan vs. Illiberal South Korea: The Divergent Paths of Electoral Campaign Regulation.” Journal of East Asian Studies 20: 437–462.
  • 유종성(You, Jong-sung). 2020. “왜 보편적 기본소득이 필요한가? 기본소득을 중심으로 하는 사회 보장 개혁의 방향(Why Do We Need a Universal Basic Income? Directions for Social Security Reform Centered on the Introduction of a UBI).” 동향과 전망 (Journal of Korean Social Trend and Perspective) 110: 60-113.
  • 유종성, 전병유, 신광영, 이도훈, 최성수 (Jong-sung You, Byung You Cheon, Kwang-Yeong Shin, Dohoon Lee, and Seongsoo Choi). 2020. “증거기반 정책연구를 위한 행정자료의 활용(Using Administrative Data for Evidence-Based Policy Research).” 한국사회정책(Korea Social Policy Review) 제27권 제1호: 5-37.


  • You, Jong-sung. 2021. “Inequality and Corruption,” in The Oxford Handbook of The Quality of Government, edited by A. Bågenholm, M. Bauhr, M. Grimes and B. Rothstein (Oxford University Press), 339-360.
  • 유종성(You, Jong-sung). Forthcoming. “필리프 판 파레이스: 모두를 위한 실질적 자유와 기본소득(Philippe van Parijs: Basic Income and Real Freedom for All).” In 한국사회과학연구회 편, 경제학 고전에서 삶의 길을 찾다(In Search of New Way of Life from Economics Classics)(케뮤니케이션북스).
  • 유종성(You, Jong-sung). 2021. “분배정의와 기본소득(Distributive Justice and Basic Income).” In 이한주 외, 공정 사회를 만드는 새로운 복지(New Social Welfare for a Fair Society)(시공사), 90-112.
  • You, Jong-sung. “Political Process in South Korea: Elections, Interest Groups, and Mass Media,” in Routledge Handbook of Korean Politics and Administration, edited by Chung-in Moon and Myung-jae Moon (Routledge, 2020).
  • 유종성. 2020. “생애맞춤형 전국민 기본소득제의 필요성과 실현방안.” In 복지국가연구회 편, 촛불이후 한국의 복지국가 (한울출판사).
  • You, Jong-sung. 2019. “The Political Economy of Inequality and Capture in South Korea,” in Inequality and Democratic Politics in East Asia, edited by Chong-Min Park and Eric M. Uslaner (Routledge), 55-72.
  • You, Jong-sung. 2018. “Trust and Corruption.” In The Oxford Handbook of Social and Political Trust, edited by Eric Uslaner (Oxford University Press), 473-496.
  • 이동성 유종성 (Don S. Lee and Jong-sung You). 2018. “의회주의적 이원정부제의 적용 (Application of Premier-Presidential Type of Semi-Presidentialism).” In 박재창 엮음, 한국의 헌법개정 (Jai Chang Park ed., Constitutional Amendment in Korea), Seoul: 한국외국어대학교 지식출판원(Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Knowledge Press), 243-274.
  • You, Jong-sung. 2017. “South Korea: The Odyssey to Corruption Control.” In Alina Mungiu-Pippidi and Michael Johnston eds., Transitions to Good Governance: Creating Virtuous Circles of Anticorruption, Edward Elgar, 128-158.
  • You, Jong-sung and Youn Min Park. 2017. “Capturing Collusion: The Industry and the Government in Ferry Safety Regulation.” In Jae-jung Suh and Mikyoung Kim eds., Challenges of Modernization and Governance in South Korea: The Sinking of the Sewol and Its Causes (Palgrave Macmillan), 95-120.
  • 유종성 박연민(You, Jong-sung and Youn Min Park). 2017. “여객선 안전규제에 나타난 정부-산업간 유착과 포획 (Collusion and Capture of the Government by Ferry Industry).” In 서재정 김미경 편저,침몰한 세월호, 난파하는 대한민국 (Jae-jung Suh and Mikyoung Kim eds., The Wrecked Sewol Ferry and Korean Society Being Wrecked), Seoul: 한울출판사 (Hanul Publishing), 158-186.
  • You, Jong-sung. 2016. “Corruption and Inequality in Asia.” In Routledge Handbook of Corruption in Asia, edited by Ting Gong and Ian Scott (Routledge), 97-112. ISBN: 978-1138860162.
  • You, Jong-Sung and Wonhee Lee. 2013. “A Mutually Reinforcing Loop: Budget Transparency and Participation in South Korea.” In Open Budgets: The Political Economy of Transparency, Participation, and Accountability, edited by Sanjeev Khagram, Archon Fung, Paolo de Renzio (Brookings Institution Press), 105-129.
  • You, Jong-sung. 2012. “Transition from a Limited Access Order to an Open Access Order: The Case of South Korea.” In In the Shadow of Violence: Politics, Economics, and the Problems of Development, edited by Douglas North, John Wallis, Steve Webb, and Barry Weingast (Cambridge University Press), 293-327.


  • You, Jong-sung. “Corruption Control as a Collective Action Problem in Democracies.”
  • You, Jong-sung and Eunro Lee. “Inequality, Corruption and Growth.”

PUBLICATIONS (Non-peer-reviewed)

  • 유종성. 2020. 행정빅데이터 활용 성과관리체계 운영 방안 검토. In 이채정, 정혜진, 김지원, 유종성. 정부 중장기계획 평가방안 연구, 95-132. 국회 미래연구원 연구보고서 20-20호.
  • You, Jong-sung. 2020. State Building by Imposition: Resistance and Control in Colonial Taiwan and the Philippines (book review). Pacific Affairs 93(4), 792-794.
  • 유종성. 2020. 21세기 한국의 불평등: 급변하는 시장과 가족, 지체된 사회정책(서평). 한국사회정책, 27(4), 5-9.
  • 유종성. 2020. 기본소득과 사회보장 개혁. 한국행정포럼 170호, 68-75.
  • 유종성. 2020. 기본소득의 다양한 재원들과 의미. 복지이슈 FOCUS. 7월호.
  • 유종성 외 1인. 2020. 기본소득 재원 마련을 위한 조세개혁 방안. 경기연구원.

Pre-Academic Publications in Korean

  • 유종성 (You, Jong-Sung). 1999. “한국 시민사회의 한계와 개혁과제 (Limitations and Reform Tasks of Korean Civil Society)”, Pp. 205-221 in 천년 한국 시민사회의 비전 (New Millennium Vision of Korean Civil Society), edited by 주성수(Sung-Soo Joo).  Seoul: Hanyang University Press.
  • 임길진 유종성 김재진 (Lim, Gil-Jin, Jong-Sung You, and Jae-Jin Kim) eds. 1996. 사회운동과 전문지식 (Social Movements and Professional Knowledge), Seoul: 시민의신문사 (Shimineui Shinmunsa).
  • Managing Editor for Citizens’ Coalition for Economic Justice. 1995. 우리 서울 이렇게 바꾸자: 지방자치 시대 서울시 행정의 개혁과제 (Let Us Change Our Seoul: A Blueprint for Reform of the City Administration of Seoul in the Era of Local Autonomy), Seoul: 비봉출판사(Pibong Publishing).
  • Managing Editor for Citizens’ Coalition for Economic Justice. 1992. 우리 사회 이렇게 바꾸자: 경제정의를 위한 개혁과제 (Let Us Change Our Society: Reform Proposals for Economic Justice, Seoul: 비봉출판사(Pibong Publishing).
  • Chief Author for Special Committee on Kwangju, Party for Peace and Democracy. 1989. 5.18 광주 민주화운동의 진실 (Truth of May 18th Kwangju Democratization Movement), 평화민주당(Party for Peace and Democracy), Seoul.
  • Managing Editor for National Council of YMCAs of Korea. 1985. 민주의식과 시민운동 (A Handbook for Democratic Citizens’ Movement), Seoul: YMCA  Publishing.