Soyoung Kim (김소영)

Soyoung Kim is Professor at Department of Economics, Seoul National University. He received his PhD in economics from Yale University. Prior to his current position, he was on the faculty of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Korea University. He received research awards such as Arnould O. Beckman Research Award, Tae Sung Kim Research Award for the best Korean economist under age 40, Chung Ram Research Award for the most distinguished Korean economist under age 45, Mae Kyung Economist Award, and NEAR Research Award. He was listed as one of the 100 most promising talents of Korea by Donga-Daily Newspaper. He was involved with various institutions and universities like IMF, BIS, ADB, ADB Institute, Bank of Spain, HKIMR, National Economic Advisory Council, Bank of Korea, KIEP, KIF, KCCI, AIRI, Ministry of Strategy and Finance in Korea, Statistics Korea, USC, HKUST, and Princeton University under various designations.