This Trends article discusses North Korean use of blackmail and brinkmanship in its relationship with other countries, comparing that to the United States’ use of “carrots and sticks” in its dealings with Iraq.
"Trends. On Rewarding Blackmail and Brinkmanship in North Korea,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 14
, Article 5.
Available at: https://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol14/iss7/5