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Youngsuk Yook

Education

  • Ph.D., Finance, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006
  • M.A., Statistics, Columbia University, 2001
  • M.A., Economics, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2000
  • B.A., Business Administration, Mathematics Education, Seoul National University, 1999
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2013 - present
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

    Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

    2012 - 2013
  • Assistant Professor of Finance

    SKK Graduate School of Business, Sungkyunkwan University

    2006 - 2013
  • Visiting Scholar

    Sloan School of Business, MIT

    2007
  • conference

    2016

    2016 FIRS Conference, 2016 FMA Conference

  • discussion

    2016

    2016 WFA conference, Becker Friedman Institute and Hoover Institution Conference on Elections, Policymaking, and Economic Uncertainty, 2016 FMA

  • conference

    2013-2014

    2014 AEA Conference, 2013 WFA conference, 2013 EFA Conference*, 2013 Lisbon Meeting on Institutions and Political Economy*

  • conference

    2012

    2012 University of Chicago Conference on Policy Uncertainty and its Economic Implications*, 2012 FMA Conference, 2012 TCFA Best Paper Symposium*

  • conference

    2010-2012

    2012 China International Conference in Finance, 2010 Finance Down Under Conference, 2010 Asian Finance Association International Conference

  • conference

    2009-2010

    2010 AFA Conference*, 2009 EFA Conference, 2009 Singapore International Conference on Finance, 2009 Paris Spring Corporate Finance Conference*

  • conference

    2007-2008

    2008 China International Conference in Finance*, 2008 Asian Finance/Nippon Finance Association Joint International Conference*, 2007 EFA Conference

  • conference

    2006

    2006 FMA Conference (Top-Ten Percent Session), 2006 Korean Association of Futures and Options Conference, 2006 FMA European Conference

    * indicates presentation by co-author

Awards
  • 2017

    Midwest Finance Association

    Outstanding Paper Award

  • 2012

    The Chinese Finance Association

    Best Paper Award

  • 2013

    Lisbon Meeting on Institutions and Political Economy

    Best Paper Award

Last update: May 19, 2017