Yong-Cheol Kim

Yong-Cheol Kim

  • Associate Professor, Finance


PhD, Business Finance, Ohio State University
MA, Economics, Ohio State University
BA, Economics, Seoul National University, Korea

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Kim specializes in banking, international and corporate finance. His current research focuses on the systemic risk and financial crisis, diversification of U.S. banks, and speculation and hedging with derivatives. In addition, he applies network analysis to various financial topics such as portfolio diversification, bank-firm relationships and others. He teaches international financial management, venture finance and corporate finance.

Professional Activities

Dr. Kim has served as a presenter, chairperson and discussant in various professional meetings including Financial Management Association, Pacific-Basin Conference, Southern Finance Association. He has published numerous papers in various finance journals including the Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Business, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and the Review of Financial Studies. Dr. Kim has served as a reviewer for publications such as Journal of Finance, Applied Corporate Finance, and the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal.