The Korea-America Economic Association

Past Officers

Executive Committee Members

Year President Vice President Secretary-General Treasurer
2016 In-Uck Park Yoosoon Chang Chi-Young Choi Kyoo Il Kim
University of Bristol and Sungkyunkwan University Indiana University Univ of Texas at Arlington Michigan State University
2015 Yeon-Koo Che Hyungsik Roger Moon Chi-Young Choi Yongseok Shin
Columbia Uiversity University of Southern California and Yonsei Univ Univ of Texas at Arlington Washington University
2014 Jay-Pil Choi Sunghyun Henry Kim Chi-Young Choi Yongseok Shin
Michigan State Univ & Univ of New South Wales Sungkyunkwan U & Suffolk U Univ of Texas at Arlington Washington University
2013 Bang Nam Jeon Yongsung Chang Donggyu Sul Jay Hong
Drexel University U of Rochester and Yonsei U University of Texas at Dallas University of Rochester
2012 Byung-Joo Lee Sunghyun Kim Donggyu Sul Jae Won Lee
University of Notre Dame Suffolk U & Sungkyunkwan U University of Texas at Dallas Rutgers University
2011 In-Koo Cho Donghoon Lee Donggyu Sul Hyungsik Moon
Chicago University FRB of NY Univ of Texas at Dallas University of Maryland
2010 Sunwoong Kim Yongsung Chang Jinill Kim Hyeongwoo Kim
U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee U. of Rochester Federal Reserve Board Auburn U.
2009 Yoonbai Kim Kwang Soo Cheong Jinill Kim Hyeongwoo Kim
U. of Kentucky Johns Hopkins U. Federal Reserve Board Auburn U.
2008 Joon Yong Park Sunghyun Henry Kim Jinill Kim Young-Kyu Moh
Texas A&M U. Suffolk U. Federal Reserve Board Texas Tech U.
2007 Yong Hun Kim Sunwoong Kim Sunghyun Henry Kim Jaejoon Woo
U. of Cincinnati U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Tufts U. DePaul U.
2006 Suk H. Kim Kang Hoon Park Sunghyun Henry Kim Bang Nam Jeon
U. of Detroit Mercy Southeast Missouri State U. Tufts U. Drexel U.
2005 Kyoo Hong Kim Hak Youn Kim Sunghyun Henry Kim Inhyuck Steve Ha
Bowling Green State U. Western Kentucky U. Tufts U. Western Carolina U.
2004 Hong Y. Park Kang Hoon Park Yoonbai Kim Jee-Hyeong Park
Saginaw Valley State U. Southeast Missouri State U. U. of Kentucky Wayne State U.
2003 Bong-Soo Lee Sunwoong Kim Yoonbai Kim Sei-Wan Kim
University of Houston U. of Wisconsin – Milwaukee U. of Kentucky Cal. State U. – Fullerton
2002 Yung Y. Yang Suchan Chae Yoonbai Kim Soyoung Kim
Cal. State U.-Sacramento Rice U. U. of Kentucky U. of Illinois-Urbana
2001 Eun Kwan Choi Yesook Merrill Sun Woong Kim Young Back Choi
Iowa State U. U.S. GAO U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee St. John’s U.
2000 Bong-Joon Yoon Kyoo Hong Kim Sun Woong Kim Yongsung Chang
SUNY-Binghamton Bowling Green State U. U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee U. Penn
1999 Semoon Chang Yung Y. Yang Yesook Merrill Young Back Choi
U. Of South Alabama Cal State U. – Sacramento U.S. GAO St. John’s U.
1998 Hae-shin Hwang Bong-Soo Lee Byung-Joo Lee Yeon-Koo Che
Texas A&M U. U. of Houston U. of Notre Dame U. of Wisconsin
Jinill Kim
U. of Virginia
1997 Chung H. Lee Dong-Kuen Jeong Kwang Soo Cheong Jaewoo Lee
U. of Hawaii, Manoa North Carolina A&T U. U. of Hawaii, Manoa UC-Irvine
1996 E. Han Kim Woo Sik Jung In-Koo Cho Se-Jik Kim
U. of Michigan U. of Colorado Brown U. IMF
1995 Kwan Suk Kim Yoon Kuen Song Hong Youl Park Hoon Park
U. of Notre Dame U. of Detroit Mercy Saginaw Valley State U. U. of Central Florida
1994 Chong Soo Pyun Suk Hi Kim Hun Young Park Yoon Kuen Song
Memphis State U. U. of Detroit Mercy U. of Illinois U. of Detroit Mercy
1993 Youn-Suk Kim Hae-shin Hwang Dong-Kuen Jeong Kap Soo Oh
Kean U. Texas A&M U. North Carolina A&T State U. Drexel U.
1992 Sung-Yeung Kwack Semoon Chang Dae-Kyum Kim Joon-Mo Cho
Howard U. U. of South Alabama Korea Foreign Trade Assoc. U. of Oklahoma
1991 Soo-Bin Park Jong Kewn You Bong Soo Lee Semoon Chang
Carleton U. Rutgers U. U. of Minnesota U. of South Alabama
1990 Jene K. Kwon Eun Kwan Choi Jong Ahn Park Joosung Jun
Northern Illinois U. Iowa State U. Federal Reserve Board Yale U.
1989 Jae Won Lee Soon Paik Sung Ryang Lee Wi Saeng Kim
Baruch College- CUNY U.S. Department of Labor St. John’s U. Rutgers U.
1988 Sun Kee Kim Eun Kwan Choi Kyoo Hong Kim Benjamin Jin-Chun Kim
California State U. Iowa State U. Bowling Green State U. U. of Nebraska
1987 Young Chin Kim Hong Youl Park Hae-shin Hwang Yoon Je Cho
Northern Illinois U. Saginaw Valley State C. Texas A&M U. World Bank
1986 Jang Hee Yoo E. Han Kim Bong Joon Yoon Tae Ho Bark
Virginia Commonwealth U. U. of Michigan SUNY-Binghamton KDI
1985 John Riew Yung Whee Rhee E. Han Kim Bong Joon Yoon
Pennsylvania State U. World Bank U. of Michigan SUNY-Binghamton


Advisory Board Members

2016 Yong H. Kim (2014-16) Bang Nam Jeon (2015-17) Jay-Pil Choi  (2016-18) Yeon-Koo Che (ex-officio) In-Uck Park (ex-officio)
2015 Suk H. Kim (2013-15) Yong H. Kim (2014-16) Bang Nam Jeon (2015-17) Jay-Pil Choi (ex-officio) Yeon-Koo Che (ex-officio)
2014 E. Han Kim (2012-14, Chair) Suk H. Kim (2013-15) Yong H. Kim (2014-16) Bang Nam Jeon (ex-officio) Jay-Pil Choi (ex-officio)
2013 Haeshin Hwang (2011-13) E. Han Kim (2012-14, Chair) Suk H. Kim (2013-15) Byung-Joo Lee (ex-officio) Bang Nam Jeon (ex-officio)
2012 Kyoo Hong Kim (2010-12) Haeshin Hwang (2011-13) E. Han Kim (2012-14, Chair) In-Koo Cho (ex-officio) Byung-Joo Lee (ex-officio)
2011 Bong-Soo Lee (2009-11, Chair) Kyoo Hong Kim (2010-12) Haeshin Hwang (2011-13) Sunwoong Kim (ex-officio) In-Koo Cho (ex-officio)
2010 Chong Soo Pyun (2008-10) Bong-Soo Lee (2009-11, Chair) Kyoo Hong Kim (2010-12) Yoonbai Kim (ex-officio) Sunwoong Kim (ex-officio)
2009 Hong Y. Park (2007-09) Chong Soo Pyun (2008-10) Bong-Soo Lee (2009-11, Chair) Joon Y. Park (ex-officio) Yoonbai Kim (ex-officio)
2008 Soo Bin Park (2006-08) Hong Y. Park (2007-09, Chair) Chong Soo Pyun (2008-10) Yong H. Kim (ex-officio) Joon Y. Park (ex-officio)
2007 Kwan Suk Kim (2005-07) Soo Bin Park (2006-08, Chair) Hong Y. Park (2007-09) Suk H. Kim (ex-officio) Yong H. Kim (ex-officio)
2006 Yung Y. Yang (2004-06) Kwan Suk Kim (2005-07, Chair Jan-June) Soo Bin Park (2006-08, Chair July-Dec) Kyoo Hong Kim (ex-officio) Suk H. Kim (ex-officio)
2005 John Riew (2003-05, Chair) Yung Y. Yang (2004-06) Kwan Suk Kim (2005-07) Hong Y. Park (ex-officio) Kyoo Hong Kim (ex-officio)
2004  Semoon Chang (2002-04) John Riew (2003-05, Chair) Yung Y. Yang (2004-06) Bong-Soo Lee (ex-officio) Hong Y. Park (ex-officio)
2003 Bong Joon Yoon (2001-03)  Semoon Chang (2002-04) John Riew (2003-05, Chair) Yung Y. Yang (ex-officio) Bong-Soo Lee (ex-officio)
1987 Joseph S. Chung, E. Han Kim, Kwan Suk Kim, Sung Y. Kwack, Kyu Sik Lee, Pong S. Lee, Woo H. Nam, Soo Bin Park, Chong Soo Pyun, John Riew, Tae Kun Seo, Jang H. Yoo
1985 Joseph S. Chung, Kwan Suk Kim, Sun K. Kim, Young Chin Kim, Sung Y. Kwack, Kyu Sik Lee, Pong S. Lee, Woo H. Nam, Soo-Bin Park, Tae Kun Seo