This department aims to nurture economic experts with healthy ideas and creative power who can actively respond to changes in the economic environment and apply and recreate economic knowledge for the 21st century
To nurture creative economic experts who will lead in the area of economy in society.
To nurture economic professionals who can combine and recreate theories with practice.
To nurture practical economic experts who can analyse and respond to economic phenomena in a reasonable way.
To nurture elites with practical problem-solving ability and the means to use information based on the knowledge in their majors.
To help students to respond to the rapidly changing development of knowledge by reinforcing their major's education.
To nurture leaders of the economy who can meet the challenge and lead in globalization and the information society.
To nurture elites with international competitiveness through professional education.
•Money and Banking, Mathematical Economics, Economic Analysis and Projects (Macro and International Finance),
Principles of Economics (Macro)
•Ph.D., Economics (2010), Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, U.S.A.
•M.A., Economics (2004), University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, U.S.A.
•M.A., International and Development Economics(IDE) (1995), Yale University, New Haven, CT, U.S.A.
•B.A., Economics (1993), Dongguk University, Seoul, Korea
•Monetary Economics, (Open) Macroeconomics, Applied Finance, International Finance
■ Working Papers and Work in Progress
•Jounghyeon Kim, "Determinants of corporate bankruptcy: Evidence from chaebol and non-chaebol firms in Korea"
•Jounghyeon Kim, "Financial development and remittances: the role of institutional quality in developing countries"
(2020년 한국연구재단 신진연구지원사업 선정과제)
•Jounghyeon Kim, "Differences in regional effects of monetary policy: Evidence from regional money supply"(통화정책의 지역별
차이: 지역 화폐공급을 중심으로) (Submit)
•Jounghyeon Kim, "The volatility effects of economic growth and exchange rate on remittances"
■ Published Papers
•Jounghyeon Kim(2019), The impact of remittances on exchange rate and money supply: Does "openness" matter in developing
countries? Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Vol. 55, Issue 15, pp. 3682–3707.
•Jounghyeon Kim(2019), Ownership concentration and Institutional quality: Do they affect corporate bankruptcy risk?
Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, Vol 48, Issue 4, pp. 531-560.
•Jounghyeon Kim(2018), Bankruptcy and institutions: Theory and empirical evidence from Korea and the United States,
Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 219-233.
•Jounghyeon Kim and Sung Beom Jun(2017), Changes and differences in regional effects of monetary policy( 통화정책의 지역별
차이와 변화), Korean Economic Studies(한국경제연구), Vol. 35. No. 2, pp. 67-110.
•Jounghyeon Kim(2016), Determinants and predictive powers of bankruptcy models for firms in Korea and the U.S., Global
Business and Finance Review, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 65-85.
•Jounghyeon Kim(2016), Consumer confidence and economic activity: What causes what?,
Korea and the World Economy, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 183-212.
•Jounghyeon Kim and Sung Beom Jun(2016), Finance and the effects of its outflows on the regional Economy in Korea(지역금융의
현황과 지역경제에 미치는 역외유출의 영향) Journal of International Trade & Commerce(무역연구), Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 463-486.
•Jounghyeon Kim(2013), Remittances and currency crisis: The case of developing and emerging countries,
Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Vol. 49, Issue 6, pp. 88-111.
•Michael Alexeev and Jounghyeon Kim (2012), Bankruptcy and institutions,
Economics Letters, Vol. 117, No. 3, pp. 676-678.
•Jounghyeon Kim(2012), Monetary and exchange rate policy in the aftermath of the Asian financial crisis: the case of Korea,
Korean Economic Review, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 91-116.
•Guay C. Lim, Chew Lian Chua, Edda Claus, and Jounghyeon Kim(2011), Review of the Australian economy 2010-11:Growth, jobs
and debt, The Australian Economic Review, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 1-12.
•Jounghyeon Kim and Jung-Gu Park(2001), A Comparison of competitiveness in high-tech industries between Korea and China
and Japan KIET Issue Paper No. 2001-91, KIET.
•Dohoon Kim, Janggun Lam, Jounghyeon Kim, and Wonbok Lee(2000), OECD Review of Regulatory Reform,
(translation in Korean), KIET Policy Paper, No. 203.
•2019: World Conference on Business and Management 2019 hosted by the People & Global Business Association at Universiti
Kuala Lumpur (UniKL MIIT) (Best paper award)
•2018: World Conference on Business and Management 2018 hosted by the People & Global Business Association at Jeju National
University & Jeju KAL Hotel, Korea (Outstanding paper award); 2018 Seminar of the Institute of Knowledge management at
Chosun Univ. (as a discussant)
•2017: 2017 International Conference on Financial Markets and Institutions: Asset Pricing, Risk Management and Corporate
Governance (Southwestern University of Finance and Economics and the Society for the Study of Emerging Markets)
at Chengdu, China; 2017 Joint Seminar of Institute for Future Growth at Korea Univ. and Journal of International Trade
and Industry Studies (as a discussant), Korea Univ.
•2016: 38th Winter Conference 2016 for Korea International Economics Association, Konkuk Univ., Korea; 12th International
Conference (Western Economic Association International) at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore: Joint Economics
Conference 2016, Seoul National Univ., Korea
•2015: 2015 Winter Seminar for the Association of Korean Economic Studies, Kyonggi Univ., Korea; Seoul Conference for
the Society for the Study of Emerging Markets, Korea.
•2014: 16th Korean Economic Association International Conference (Korean Economic Association), Korea; EuroConference 2014
(The Society for the Study of Emerging Markets) at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary;
2014 Joint Economics Conference, Sungkyunkwan Univ., Korea
•2013: Joint Economics Conference 2013 at Korea Univ., Korea
•2012: The 15th Korean Economic Association International Conference for at Korea University, Korea.
•2011: The World Economy 10th Conference; (The Association of Korean Economic Studies) at Claremont McKenna College, CA,
•2019, Best paper award at World Conference on Business and Management 2019 hosted by P&GBA
•2018, Outstanding paper award at World Conference on Business and Management 2018 hosted by P&GBA
•1991~1993, Inchon scholarship award from Inchon Memorial Foundation (Full-tuition scholarship)
•2019.9 ~ present, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Chosun University, Gwangju, Korea
•2013.9 ~ 2019.8, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Chosun University, Gwangju, Korea
•2011.10 ~ 2013.2, Research Professor, BK21 Economics, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
•2010.8 ~ 2011.6, Research Fellow, The Melbourne Institute (Applied Macroeconomics Group) at the University of Melbourne,
•2007.8 ~ 2009.6, Research Assistant at the Indiana University Center for Econometric Model Research (CEMR)
•1999.10 ~ 2002.7, Research Fellow, Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET), Seoul, Korea
•2020.1 ~ present, An editorial board member, Journal of Social Science(사회과학연구), Research Institute of Social Science
•2018.6 ~ present, An advisory board member of Gwangju & Jeonnam Branch, the Bank of Korea
•2018.4 ~ present, A committee member of Chosun University Press
•2017.1 ~ present, An editorial board member, Journal of International Trade and Industry Studies(국제통상연구),
the Korean Association of Trade and Industry Studies
•2017.1 ~ present, An academic research board member, the People and Global Business Association (P&GBA)
•SSCI Journal: Applied Economics
•KCI Journal: Korea and the World Economy, Journal of Social Science(사회과학연구), Financial Stability Studies(금융안정연구)
Journal of International Trade and Industry Studies(국제통상연구)