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Sujeong Shim

Ph.D. Candidate
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Research Interests: 
International Political Economy, International Organization, Public Opinion
Degree Information: 
Ph.D. in Political Science

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Sujeong Shim studies international political economy, with special interests on the International Monetary Fund (IMF),  negotiation, public opinion, trade and economic reform. Her dissertation project seeks to answer why international investors react differently to (similar) IMF programs. In her dissertation, she finds that international investors' response to various IMF programs depends on the indebted country's domestic public opinion. She holds a BA (magna cum laude) in Political Science and Economics from Northwestern University.