Prof Yongcheol Shin wins award from Korea- America Economic Association

Posted on 22 November 2017

The Korea- America Economic Association (KAEA) has announced that Prof Yongcheol Shin will receive the 2018 Maekyung-KAEA Economist Award for his outstanding professional achievement.

The Korea- America Economic Association (KAEA) has announced that Prof Yongcheol Shin will receive the 2018 Maekyung-KAEA Economist Award for his outstanding professional achievement.

The award ceremony will be held during the Annual Meeting of the KAEA at Marriott Philadelphia Downtown in Philadelphia, at 6:00 pm, on January 6, 2018. 

Prof Shin, a member of our department, previously held positions at the University of Leeds and the University of Cambridge. He received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1992.
 
He has made significant research contributions in the field of econometrics. His research covers both theoretical and applied econometrics. According to the Web of Science, his two papers on testing for unit root, published in 1992 and 2003, have received more than 6,000 citations up to date.