||Ph.D. in Economics, Boston University, 2009.
M.A. in Economics, Seoul National University, 2003.
Mar. 2018 - Present Associate Professor, Department of Global Commerce;
Mar. 2014 - Feb. 2018 Assistant Professor, Department of Global Commerce,
Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea
Sep. 2015 - Aug. 2016 Assistant Secretary to the President for Trade,
Office of the President of the Republic of Korea
Apr. 2012 - Feb. 2014 Head of Team, Multilateral Trade Team;
Aug. 2009 - Feb. 2014 Research Fellow, Department of International Cooperative Policy,
Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Seoul, Korea
||Publications in Refereed Journals (SSCI, SCI, SCI-E indexed)
"Maximizing Solar PV Dissemination under Differential Subsidy Policy," Energies. 13(11). 2020. (w/ S.G. Yoon)
"Economics of Open Source: A Dynamic Approach," Dynamic Games and Applications. 9(1). 2019. (w/ M. Yilmaz)
"Roles of Flexible Mechanisms in International Environmental Agreements," Korean Economic Review. 33(2). 2017. (w/ M. Cho)
"The Most Favored Nation Principle: Passive Constraint or Active Commitment?," Korean Economic Review. 32(1). 2016. (w/ S. Sim and S. Nahm)
"Preventing Systematic Circumvention of the SCM Agreement," World Trade Review. 15(1). 2016. (w/ H. Jung)
"What Determines Small Champion's Export Performance?: Evidence from Korea firm-level data," Asian Economic Papers. 14(2). 2015. (w/Y.G.Kim)
"Joining Pre-existing International Production Networks: Implications for India's Economic Integration with East Asia," Asian Economic Papers. 13(2). 2014. (w/ J.D. Kim)
"A Theory of Optimal Quality Reports with Inertia," The BE Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy.12(1). 2012.
Publications in Refereed Journals (KCI indexed)
"Comparative Analysis of Korea’s RTA using Text Mining," Korean Journal of International Economic Law. 17(3). 2019. (w/ Y.Han and J.Kim)
"Trade Negotiation under International Soft Law: A Case of APEC Environmental Goods List," Journal of International Trade and Industry Studies. 22(4). 2017.
"An Application of Terms of Trade Theory to Sectoral Plurilateral Trade Agreement," Kukje Kyungje Yongu. 23(2). 2017.
"A Study on Critical Mass Approach in Multilateral Trading System," Korean Journal of International Economic Law. 15(2). 2017.
"An Analysis of Negotiation Landscape in Plurilateral Trade Agreement," Korea Trade Review. 42(3). 2017.
"The Impact of Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) on Bilateral Trade: A Case of Korea," Journal of International Trade and Industry Studies. 19(1). 2014. (w/ YJ Jang)