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Visiting Ph.D. Researcher,  London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) (Jan 2023 - June 2023)

  • Hosting Professor: Igor Makarov

Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany (2019 - present)

  • Ph.D. in Economics, Graduate School of Economics, Finance, and Management (GSEFM)

Johns Hopkins University, U.S.A.

  • Master of Science in Applied Economics

Sogang University, Korea

  • Bachelor's in Business Administration 

Professional Experience

Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE

  • Junior Researcher (Dec 2021 - present)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

  • Research Analyst (2016-2019)

Awards and Grants

JFI/FIRS Ph.D. Student Paper Award, Financial Intermediation Research Society 2023

Best Ph.D. Paper Award, Future of Financial Information 2023 (BlackRock sponsored)

FinalistECB Young Economist Prize 2023

FIRS Ph.D. Student Travel Gra
nt, Financial Intermediation Research Society 2023
ECB Forum Ph.D. Student Travel Grant, ECB Young Economist Prize 2023

Conference Presentations and Discussions*

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Conference on Consumer Credit and Payments 2023 (scheduled)
    German Finance Association Annual Conference 202
    3 (scheduled)
    nk of Canada Payments and Securities Settlement Workshop 2023
    SAFE Household Finance Workshop 2023

    ECB Forum
    FIRS Ph.D. Session
    SFS Cavalcade North America
    Future of Financial Information Conference
    Swiss Winter Conference on Financial Intermediation
    Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society for Financial Market Research (SGF Conference)*
    Bank of England Annual Research Conference



  • NBER on Innovative Data in Household Finance
    Fintech Conference N
    ova SBE*
    SAFE Household Fi
    nance Workshop*



Academic Scholarships

Doctoral Scholarship DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, German Academic Exchange Service)  (2019-2023)

Academic Scholarship, Sogang University (2009-2010)



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