Wontae Han, Ph.D Candidate in Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
7234 Sewell Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706

Curriculum Vitae 

Research Interest
  • International Macroeconomics

  • Optimal Monetary Policy in Open Economies 

Research Papers
  • Business and Credit Cycles in Emerging Economies: the Role of Financial Frictions ( PAPER )

  • Pricing-to-Market, Imperfect Financial Market Integration, and Optimal Monetary Policy ( PAPER

Work in Progress
  • Macroprudential Policy and International Risk Sharing

  • Optimal Monetary Policy in a Currency Union under Imperfect Risk Sharing 

Seminar Presentation
  • Fall 2017, Workshop in International Economics, UW-Madison

  • Spring 2017, Workshop in International Economics, UW-Madison

  • Fall 2016, Workshop in International Economics, UW-Madison 

  • Spring 2016, Workshop in International Economics, UW-Madison

Research and Teaching Experience
  • Research Assistant for Javier Bianchi, "Capital Flow Management when Capital Controls Leak," Aug. 2013 - May. 2015 

  • Teaching Assistant for Business Calculus(Math 211, 213) and Differential Equations(Math 320) in the UW-Madison, Fall 2015 - Fall 2016 

  • Teaching Assistant for Principles of Microeconomics(Econ 101) and Intermediate Macroeconomics(Econ 302) in the UW-Madison, Fall 2011 - Spring 2013

  • Project Assistant for Dean Corbae, "Modeling Bank Industry Dynamics," Bank of Norway minicourse, Summer 2013 

  • Project Assistant for ByoungSeon Choi, "KIKO(Knock-In Knock-Out foreign-exchange derivative) Project," A joint project with Jaesun Noh(Bank of Montreal) and Robert Engle, 2009 - 2010