Economics & Finance
Mandeville Room 6
Ph.D., Finance, Baruch College, City University of New York, 1992
M.A., Economics, Yale University, 1985
M.S. Certificate in Economics, M.I.T., 1982
M.B.A., Business Administration, Seoul National University, 1981
B.A., Economics and Sociology, Seoul National University, 1978
Professor Gew-rae Kim earned a B.S. and M.B.A. at Seoul National University in the early 1980s. After pursing coursework at Yale and MIT, he earned the Ph.D. in Finance at City University of New York. He joined the University’s School of Business in 1993. Kim specializes in financial modeling, corporate finance, and financial institutions, focusing primarily on investments, derivatives, and options. Kim co-authored a paper on the volatility of markets with Nobel-prize winning economist Harry Markowitz. His teaching talents have been often recognized at the university. He also contribute columns at daily newspapers regularly.