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Yoon S. Park

Yoon-shik Park

Title: Professor of International Finance
Department: International Business
Address: Funger Hall, Suite 401U
Phone: (202) 994-8215
Email: yspark@gwu.edu
Curriculum vitae: CV

Degrees:
D.B.A., Harvard Business School
PhD in economics, George Washington University

Area of Expertise: International Finance, International Banking, Development Financing, International Financial Markets

Publications:
“The Role of Financial Innovations in the Current Global Financial Crisis,” Seoul Journal of Economics, Summer 2009.

“The Economic Case for the Asian Monetary Fund,” International Journal of Korean Studies, Spring 2009.

The Inefficiencies of Cross-border Payments: How Current Forces Are Shaping the Future, a paper published by Visa Commercial, August 2007.

The Korean Bond Market: Post Asian Crisis and Beyond, Korea Stock Exchange (2003).

Project Financing and International Financial Markets, Kluwer Academic Publishers (1999).

Professional Activities: Member, Board of Directors, Korea Economic Institute of America.

Current Research: Changes in the financial industry and their implications for the global economy.

Other: Prior to the academic career, he worked for the World Bank as a Senior Economist in the 1970s and then he served as Financial Advisor to the Chairman of Samsung Group in Korea. Between 1998 and 2009, he also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Samsung Corporation in Korea. Dr. Park has served as a consultant to the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, International Finance Corporation, Inter-American Development Bank, U.S. Agency for International Development (AID), U.S. Federal Reserve, U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corporation, U.S. Export-Import Bank, New York State Banking Department, Kuwait Institute of Banking Studies, and other private and public institutions around the world.