- 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)
Publications in Refereed Journals (KCI indexed)
- "Carbon border adjustment: A unilateral solution to the multilateral problem? ", International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics. 2022
- "Information Technology and Spatial Reorganization of Firms," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy. 2022. (w. Y.Kang)
- "Profit-Sharing Rule for Networked Microgrids based on Myerson Value in Cooperative Game," IEEE Access. 9. 2021. (w/ S.G. Yoon)
- "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.
- "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)