The next event in the Center for Korean Studies Colloquium Series takes place Monday, July 19, 2010, with a presentation titled “Explaining Military Relationships among Northeast Asia and the United States: A Public Good Approach” by Young-Wan Goo of Korea National Defense University.
Goo, a visiting scholar at the Center for Korean Studies, is an associate professor in the Economics Department at Korea National Defense University. He received his Ph.D. at the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1998. His recently published papers include â€œA Study on the Military Alliance of South Korea-United States with the Existence of Threat from North Koreaâ€ (Empirical Economics, 2009.6); â€œEndogenous Income Distribution with Product Obsolescenceâ€ (Hitotsubashi Journal of Economics, 2008.12); and â€œEconomic Growth and Convergence with International Differences in Technologyâ€ (Journal of Macroeconomics, 2007 March).
The colloquium will be held in the Center’s conference room beginning at 4:00 p.m. For more information about Professor Goo’s planned presentation, see http://www.hawaii.edu/korea/pages/announce/events2010/ev100719.html.