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Seoul risks deepening ‘Korea discount’

There is a right way and wrong way to reassure skittish investors. But South Korea just chose the latter in a big way. Seoul has long grappled with a “Korea discount,” a perception problem that depresses stock valuations relative to peers. Though North Korea’s threats are part of it, the real drag is insular practices […]