Kim Jong Un's Public Disappearance

Apr 29, 2020

The new Gross Domestic Product (GPD) figures show the economy’s sharp decline with the situation expected to get much worse.

On this edition of River to River, host Ben Kieffer is joined by political scientists Jonathan Hassid and Jeff Taylor to get an analysis on a new poll indicating half of the country is being economically affected by the coronavirus, the Republican primary in Iowa’s 4th district and worries about North Korea’s stability.  


  • Jonathan Hassid, associate professor of political science at ISU
  • Jeff Taylor, professor of political science at Dordt University