Yoonsok Lee
Senior Research Fellow, International Finance Division, Korea Institute of Finance

Yoonsok Lee’s research interests cover various aspects of the financial arena including foreign exchange market, international finance, and M&A related issues and fund investment. Prior to his current role, he worked as a portfolio manager in the Reserves Management Office of the Bank of Korea during 1995-1999. He also served as an associate at Goldman Sachs in 1997 and a research assistant at NBER from 2004 to 2005. He earned his MA and PhD in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


This piece discusses how central banks can take the lead in addressing climate-related risks in the finance sector.