Dr Jasper Jim
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Why do South Korea's students do so well?

South Korean students regularly rank high in league tables when it comes to academic achievement, after making huge progress in recent decades.

Dr Jasper Kim is a professor at the Graduate School of International Studies at Ewha University in South Korea.

He says the students have a strong work ethic, but that success comes at a financial cost to their families.

  • 08 Oct 2013
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