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Chung, Jin-Young

Contact Information

• Office: Room 413, International Studies Building
• Phone: 031-201-2366
• E-mail: jychung@khu.ac.kr

Areas of Expertise

Research Interests
• Political Economy Of Global Finance, Political Economy Of Development, Global Governance, Korean Political Economy Courses Taught, International Political Economy, Comparative Political Economy,Global Finance and International Politics


• Ph.D. in Political Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1990
• M.A. in Political Science, Kent State University, 1985
• M.A. in Political Scioence, Seoul National University, 1983

Professional Experience

• 2009 – Present: Vice President, Korean Association of Political Science
• 2007 – Present: Board of Editors, Korea Journal of International Studies (KAIS)
• 2002 – present: Board of Editors, Korea and World Politics
• 2004: Research Director, Korean Association of International Studies (KAIS)
• January 2002-2005: Auditor, Korean Social Science Research Council
• 2001: Editor-in-Chief, Korea Journal of International Studies
• 2000: Executive Director, Korean Political Science Association (KPSA)
• 1998: Research Director, Korean Association of Global Area Studies
Academic Positions
• Office of Academic Affairs, Kyung Hee University
Dean, May 2012 to Present
• Graduate School of Pan-Pacific International Studies, Kyung Hee University
Dean, March 2010 to Present
• College of Management and International Studies, Kyung Hee University
Dean, January 2009 to Present
• School of International Studies, Kyung Hee University
Dean, January 2007 to Present
• Professor, March 1999 to present
Center for International and Security Studies, University of Maryland
• Fulbright Visiting Scholar, September 2005 to August 2006
• The Sejong Institute
Research Fellow, January 1992 to February 1999
• Korea Development Institute
Research Fellow, March to December 1991

Selected Publications

• ¡°Gaehwa versus Wijeongchuuksa as Trade Ideas: Beyond the Philosophical Debate,¡± 21st Century Political Science Review, Vol.18 No. 1 (2008).

• ¡°Regional Trade Agreements and Their Security Externalities: A Case of Korea-U.S. FTA,¡± Defense Review Vol.50 No.1 (2007).

• ¡°WTO1s National Treatment Principle and the State1s Regulatory Sovereignty: With Reference to the Cases of Alcoholic Beverage Dispute, ¡°Korean Journal of International Studies, Vol. 46 No.2 (2006).

• ¡°The Political Economy of Regional Monetary Integration: Theory and the Case of East Asia,¡± New Asia, Vol.13, No.2 (2006).

• ¡°South Korea1s Turn to Regionalism and Its Implications for East Asian Economic Cooperation,¡± in The Emerging East Asian Community: Security and Economic Issues ed. By Lee Poh Ping et al. Bangi, Malaysia: Penerbit UKM, 2006.

• Liberalism: Market and Politics. Seoul: Bookie, 2006. (co-edited with Han-won Kim).

• ¡°South Korea and East Asian Regionalism: Which Path Ahead?,¡± Paper presented at International Studies Association 46th Annual Convention, March 1-5, 2005, Honolulu, Hawaii.

• ¡°Market Opening, Structural Adjustment, and the Political Economy of Social compensation: The Case of Korean Trade Politics,¡± Korea Journal of International Studies, Vol.44 No.4 (Winter 2004).

• ¡°From Periphery to Center?: South Korea1s External Strategy for Northeast Asian Economic Hub¡± Korea and World Affairs, Vol2. No.1 (Spring 2004).

• ¡°Trade and Models of Political Economy: Historical Experience of Small European States and Korea,¡± Han Won Kim ed. The Road to Market Economy. Seoul: FKI Media, 2004.

• ¡°Liberal Theory of International Political Economy¡± in Woo & Park ed. Contemporary Theories of International Relations and Korea. Seoul: Sahoepyongron: 2004.

• Koreans1 Perception of the USA and ROK-U.S. Alliance,¡± Paper presented at the international conference organized by the Nihon University, November 2003.

• ¡°Endogenous Intervention and the Efficiency of Economic Order,¡± Journal of Institution Research, Vol.5 (September 2003).

• ¡°Cost Sharing for the USFK: Whither ROK-US Alliance?¡± Calibrating U.S.-ROK Allianceedited by D. Broose, Jr. et al. Washington, DC: Strategic Studies Institute, 2003.[in English]

• ¡°Economic Crisis and National Security in South Korea: Another 1Blessing in Disguise1?¡± KNDU Review, Vol.7 No.2.(December 2002).[in English]

• ¡°Globalization and East Asia: Challenges to Governance and Its Developmental Future,¡± East Asian – Review, Vol.14 No.4 (Winter 2002). [in English]

• ¡°Globalization, Regionalization, and Korea1s Response: Beyond the Developmental State Model,¡± Paper presented at the National Strategy Forum, The Sejong Institute. October 2002.

• ¡°Inter-Korean Economic Exchange and Cooperation:Trojan Horse or Hostage?¡± National Management Strategy, Vol2 No.1 (August 2002)

• ¡°Globalization and South Korea: Challenges, Perceptions, and Responses,¡±Paper presented at the biennial conference of the Association of Asian Social Science Research Councils, Hanoi, Vietnam, November 12-16, 2001.

• ¡°The Current State of Theoretical Debates on International Relations: Toward a New Synthesis,¡± Korean Journal of International Relations, Vol. 40 No.3 (2000)

• ¡°Debating East Asia1s Currency and Financial Crisis and Its Developmental Future,¡± Korea and World Politics Vol.16 No.2 (October 2000)

• ¡°WTO and Regionalism: the Current State, Problems, and Directions for Improvement,¡± Policy Paper 2000-09, The Sejong Institute.

• ¡°Challenges to the International Status of theUS Dollar and American Response: Can the Dollar1s Hegemony be Maintained?¡± M. S. Kang et al., Dollar, Euro, and Yen. Thje Sejong Institute, 2000.

• ¡°Douglas North1s Institutional Political Economy: Transaction Costs, institutions, and the Economic Rise and Fall,¡± Chung-si Ahn and Jin-Young Chung ed. Contemporary Theorists of Political Economy. Seoul: Acanet, 2000.

• ¡°The Expansion of Neoliberalism and the Future of International Economic Order,¡± Research Group of International Political Economy, The Heritages of the 20th Century. Seoul: Sahowpyongron, 2000.

• ¡°The Logic of the Responses to Foreign Exchange Crisis: What1s Happening?¡± Economy and Society (Spring 2000)

• ¡°NAFTA and the Political Economy of North American Regional Integration,¡± Social Science Research, No.7 (1999)

• ¡°The Structure and Strategy of Foreign Debt Negotiations: Theory and the Case of Korea,¡± Journal of International Political Economy Vol.2 (1998)

• ¡°ROK-U.S. Trade Conflicts and Negotiations, 1981-96: Characteristics and Results,¡± paper presented at the conference organized by the Korean Political Science Association, September 1998.

• ¡°Global Finance and Democracy: Can They Coexist?¡± Quarterly Sasang (Summer 1998)

• ¡°Most-Favored Nation Principle and Reciprocity: Contradictory and Complementary?¡± International and Area Studies. (Summer 1997)

• ¡°Reciprocity and International Cooperation: The Case of International Trade,¡± National Strategy Vol.3 No.2 (Autumn 1997)

• ¡°International Capital Mobility, State Policy Autonomy, and International Cooperation,¡± Korea Journal of International Studies Vol.36 No.3(1997)

• ¡°ROK-U.S. Intellectual Property Rights Negotiations,1985-1986,¡± Yoo ed., Korea1s Trade Negotiations. Sungnam: The Sejong Institute, 1997.

• ¡°GATT/WTO and Korea1s Economic Diplomacy,¡± Yoon ed., International Organizations and Korea. Seoul: Mineumsa, 1996.

• ¡°The Eagle, the Goose, and the Dragon: Cagemates in the Asia-Pacific Trade Order?,¡± J. Pollack and H. Kim ed., East Asia1s Potential for Instability and Crisis. Santa Monica: RAND, 1995.