Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

Sujeong Shim

Ph.D. Candidate
International Relations
Research Interests: 
IMF, International Finance, Institutions, Political Economy, Public Opinion, Economic crisis
Degree Information: 
Ph.D. in Political Science

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Sujeong Shim studies international political economy with particular interests on financial market, privatization and economic reform. Her dissertation examines the catalytic effect of International Monetary Fund (IMF) programs, focusing on domestic public opinion in the borrowing country.

She graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University in 2012 with a B.A. in Political Science and Economics, and worked at Samsung Life Insurance in Seoul, South Korea, before beginning her graduate studies.