Colloquium: Explaining Military Relationships among Northeast Asia and the United States

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 “A Study on the Mil­i­tary Alliance of South Korea-Unit­ed States with the Exis­tence of Threat from North Kore­a” (Empir­i­cal Eco­nom­ics, 2009.6); “Endogenous Income Dis­tri­b­u­tion with Prod­uct Obso­les­cence” (Hitot­sub­ashi Jour­nal of Eco­nom­ics, 2008.12); and “Economic Growth and Con­ver­gence with Inter­na­tion­al Dif­fer­ences in Tech­nol­o­gy” (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.