YONGCHEOL SHIN

 

Date of Birth: 24-12-1960 (Male)

 

Nationality: Korean

 

Fields:

Major: Econometrics

Minor: Macroeconomics and International Finance

 

Dissertation:

Testing Economic Time Series For Stationarity and Nonstationarity

Supervisor: Professor Peter Schmidt

 

Master Thesis:

A Study on the Determinants of Investment Behavior

Supervisor: Professor Jai-Myung Suh

 

Education:

Ph.D. Economics, Michigan State University, March 1992.

M.A. Economics, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, July 1985.

B.A. English Literature, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, February 1983.

 

Office: Leeds University Business School, Maurice Keyworth Building, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.

 

Home: 6 Grove Rise, Leeds LS17 7BP, UK.

 

Phone: 44 (0)113 343 2626 (O)         (0) 131 343 1909 (fax)

 

E-mail: ys@lubs.leeds.ac.uk

 


Experiences:

 

April 2004 -   Professor

Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds.

 

October 2000 -   Reader

Dept. of Economics, University of Edinburgh.

 

September 1998 -   Lecturer

Dept. of Economics, University of Edinburgh.

 

October 1995 - September 1998 : Senior Research Officer

Dept. of Applied Economics, University of Cambridge.

 

September, 1992 - September, 1995: Research Officer

Dept. of Applied Economics, University of Cambridge.

 

September, 1990 - March, 1992:

Research Assistant to Professor Peter Schmidt

Dept. of Economics, Michigan State University.

 

Summer term, 1991: Instructor (Microeconomics)

Dept. of Economics, Michigan State University.

 

September, 1987 - June, 1990: Teaching Assistant

Dept. of Economics, Michigan State University.

 

Teaching Experiences:

 

Autumn Term 1999-2002:

Analysis of Economic Data (with Gary Koop and Colin Roberts)

Econometrics Option Course

Quantitative Methods 1: Theory, Scottish Doctoral Programme

Department of Economics, University of Edinburgh

 

Spring Term 2000-2002:

Econometrics Option

Quantitative Economics (with Colin Roberts)

Quantitative Methods 2: Panel Data, Scottish Doctoral Programme

Financial Econometrics: MSc Programme in Finance and Mathematics (with Andy Snell)

Department of Economics, University of Edinburgh

 

September 2001:

BK 21 Lecture on Panel Data, SungKunKwan University, Seoul, Korea

 

Spring Term 1999:

Econometrics Option (with Mark Steel)

Statistical Techniques for Economics (with Mark Steel and Eric Brown)

Quantitative Economics (with Colin Roberts)

Department of Economics, University of Edinburgh

 

Autumn Term 1998:

Analysis of Economic Data (with Gary Koop)

Econometrics Option Course (with Mark Steel)

Department of Economics, University of Edinburgh

 

Michaelmas (Fall) Terms 1995 - 1998:

Supervisions (Prelim II, Statistics Paper 5, Paper 6)

Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of Cambridge

 

Easter (Spring) Terms, 1994-5:

Examiner for M Phil 201 Examinations

Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of Cambridge

 

Lent (Winter) Terms, 1993-8:

Lecturing Classes for M-Phil Course S.202 (Time Series Econometrics)

Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of Cambridge

 

Supervision of Ph.d students:

 

Ms Laura Serlenga (October 1999 - ) at University of Edinburgh

Mr  Hyunsok Kim (October 2002 - ) at University of Edinburgh

 

Administrative experience

 

Seminar Organiser for the weekly Department Seminar Series over 1999-2002.

 

Procurement and management of the departmental computing equipments and softwares since 1999.

 

Will be likely to be involved in the administration of the Post Graduate Studies.

In particular, in recruiting more East-Asian students including Korean.

 

Plan to make a bid for the grants, the part of which will be used in the international econometrisworkshop at Edinburgh.

 

Other Experiences

 

March 2002:

External Examiner for a Ph.d Oral Examination on Long Run Relations and Structural Change by Gabriel at Birkbeck College

 

September 2001:

BK 21 Visiting Professor, SungKunKwan University, Seoul, Korea

 

July 1999: Short Term Consultant and Visiting Professor

Department of Economics, Wits University, Johannesburg.

 

April 1995 - 1997:

Hands-on Session Supervisions for Working with Microfit, Econometric software, Cambridge, U.K.

 

May - June 1996: Short Term Consultant

International Economics Department, the World Bank.

 

October - December 1995: Short Term Consultant

The Citiank International plc. London.

 

June 1995: Short Term Consultant

International Economics Department, the World Bank.

 

Refereeing for International Journals:

Econometrica, Econometric Reviews, Econometric Theory, Economic Journal, Empirical Economics, European Economic Review,  Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Business and Economics Statistics, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Economic Survey, Journal of Empirical Finance, International Economic Review, Manchester School, The Econometrics Journal, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.

 

Research Projects

 

November 2000 – May 2003

ESRC Funded Project on Threshold Error Correction Models in Dynamic Heterogeneous Panels", jointly with A. Snell.

 

September 1995 – Septmber 2000 

ESRC Funded Project on The Structural Modelling, jointly with A. Garratt, B. Henry, M.H. Pesaran, R. Smith, M. Weale and K. Lee.

 

July 1999 - December 1999

US Government Funded Project on World Trade and Macroeconomic Performance of S. Africa", jointly with J. Fedderke.

 

July 1994 - June 1999

ESRC Funded Project on The Large and Complex Data Set, jointly with M.H. Pesaran, R. Smith, M. Weale and K. Lee.

 

January 1995 - November 1995

Citibank Funded Project on Mortgage Risk Forecasting for Citibank International PLC, jointly with S. Satchell and thesys Forecasting limited.

 

June 1995 - July 1995

World Bank Project on Analysis of Energy Demand in 10 Asian Countries, jointly with M.H. Pesaran, R. Smith and K. Im.

 

October 1992 - June 1994

ESRC Funded Project on Business Cycle Project, jointly with M.H. Pesaran and K. Lee.