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Joo Young Lee, Ph.D

Joo Young Lee, Ph.D

Professor in Finance and Economics

I am interested in various research topics in finance and economics, including portfolio investment management, asset pricing theories, foreign direct investments, monetary and banking policies, productivity analysis, rural entrepreneurial finance, and economic analysis of gender inequality, marriage, and aging.


I teach both finance and economics courses for undergraduate and graduate programs.

Principles of Microeconomics

Principles of Macroeconomics

Managerial Economics

Introduction to Finance

Managerial Finance

Investment Theory

Fixed Income Investments

Equity Investments

Asset Pricing and Portfolio Analysis

International Finance

Monetary Theory and Policies

Personal Financial Planning

Foundations of Business

Rural Entrepreneurial Finance


  • Ph.D. Economics The University of Georgia 2004
  • M.A. Economics Yonsei University, Korea 1991
  • B.A. Economics Yonsei University, Korea 1989