Hyun Song Shin, Co-Director
Hyun Song Shin is the Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics at Princeton University. His research interests cover financial institutions, risk and financial stability issues, topics on which he has published widely both in academic and policy outlets. He is the author of Risk and Liquidity the 2008 Clarendon Lectures in Finance, and co-authored the 2009 Geneva Report on the Fundamental Principles of Financial Regulation. Before coming to Princeton in 2006, he was based in the United Kingdom, holding academic positions in Oxford and the London School of Economics. In 2010, he was on leave from Princeton, serving in a policy role in Korea as the Senior Adviser to President Lee Myung-bak on the International Economy. He is a fellow of the Econometric Society and of the British Academy. Shin received his BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE), and his PhD in economics, both from Oxford University.