Jieun Lee
Senior Research Fellow, Capital Markets Division, Korea Institute of Finance

Jieun Lee served as head of the Financial Markets Division at Korea Institute of Finance, and as the standing senior counselor of the Financial Services Commission and Financial Supervisory Service in 2007–2009. His research broadly addresses the role of financial institutions and regulations to develop financial markets, especially capital markets. He earned his BA in Economics from Seoul National University and PhD from the University of California, Riverside.


In the Republic of Korea, large financial firms should lead efforts to support high-risk, high-return intellectual property investments.