Kwanho Shin is Professor of Economics at Korea University. He received his B.A. and M.A. in economics from Seoul National University and Ph.D. in economics from UCLA. He was Assistant Professor at the University of Kansas for four years and occasionally taught at UCLA, Claremont Graduate University and Claremont Mckenna College as a Visiting Professor. He has published widely on the subjects of business cycles, monetary economics, international finance and labour economics in a number of academic journals including American Economic Review, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of International Money and Finance and Journal of Labor Economics.
He has served as editorial board member for a number of journals and is currently serving as Associate Editor for the International Economics Journal. He was elected as "One of the Fifty Future Leaders in Korea” by the Seoul Economic Daily in 2010 and a MaeKyung Economist by the Maeil Business Newspaper in 2011.