Yeong Jae Kim
University of East Anglia
Yeong Jae Kim is an applied economist whose research focuses on energy economics and innovation. He joins the Tyndall Center for Climate Change Research as a senior research associate after completing his PhD in the School of Public Policy at Georgia Institute of Technology in 2017. He has a M.S. in Agricultural Economics from Texas A&M University and has a B.A. from Hanyang University in South Korea. Before studying in the United States, he was a research assistant at Samsung Economic Research Institute. He had industry experience as a risk analyst at AIG and Hyundai Motor Company, where he launched an greenhouse gas emissions inventory with his colleagues.
Research Themes: Economics of Energy Innovation