Sujeong Shim is a Ph.D. candidate who studies international political economy with particular interests on the IMF, public opinion, financial market, privatization and economic reform. She is writing dissertation on how public opinion in borrower countries shape IMF programs and affect international private financial market participants' responses to the IMF programs. She graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University in 2012 with a B.A. in Political Science and Economics, and worked at Samsung Life Insurance in Seoul, South Korea, before beginning her graduate studies.
The Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy Grant