- Academic Advisory Council
- Keun LEE
Keun Lee is the Distinguished Professor at the Seoul National University (Econ. Dept). He is an editor of Research Policy, an associate editor of Industrial and Corporate Change, and a council member of the World Economic Forum. He served as the President of the International Schumpeter Society (2016-18), a member of the Committee for Development Policy of UN (2014-18), and is the winner of the 2014 Schumpeter Prize for his monograph on Schumpeterian Analysis of Economic Catch-up (2013 Cambridge Univ. Press). He obtained Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley. One of his most cited articles is a paper on Korea’s Technological Catch-up published in Research Policy, with 1,100 citations (Google Scholar). His H-index is now 37, with 97 papers with more than 10 citations. He has a new book entitled as The Art of Economic Catch-up: barriers, detours, and leapfrogging, which will be published by the Cambridge Univ. Press, March 2019.