Shin Kwan-ho is Professor of Economics at Korea University. He received his B.A. and M.A. in economics from Seoul National University and Ph.D. in economics from UCLA. He was Assistant Professor at the University of Kansas for four years and occasionally taught at UCLA, Claremont Graduate University and Claremont McKenna College as a visiting professor.
He was elected as "One of the Fifty Future Leaders in Korea” by the Seoul Economic Daily in 2010, a “MaeKyung Economist” by the Maeil Business Newspaper in 2011, and a “Dasan Economist Prize” winner by The Korean Economic Daily in 2020. He also served as a council member for the National Economic Advisory Council from 2010 to 2011.
He has published widely on the subjects of business cycles, monetary economics, international finance and labor economics in a number of leading academic journals including American Economic Review, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of International Economics, Journal of International Money and Finance and Journal of Labor Economics.