Associate Professor of Economics
Northwest Building
+1 (604) 513-2121 ext. 3380
+1 (604) 513-2042

Department(s) or Program(s)


Prof. Sung Min Yoo has taught international business and international economics at McGill University and Chung-Ang University prior to joining Trinity Western University. He is currently teaching various courses in economics and international business at School of Business at Trinity Western University. He has written articles in the area of international trade policy and international economic integration. He organized the Korea-Japan travel study in the summer of 2004. He has received his B.A. and M.A. from Seoul National University and his Ph.D. from Columbia University in New York City.

Research & Scholarship

  • International Trade Policy
  • International Technology Transfer
  • Foreign Direct Investment


  • BA (Seoul National University, Korea)
  • MA (Seol National University, Korea)
  • MPhil (Columbia)
  • PhD (Columbia)

Awards & Honors

  • Research Grant in the Faculty of Management, McGill University
  • Research Grant in Graduate School of International Studies, Chung-Ang University
  • Research Grant from Korea Telecommunication Company

Recent Publications

"An Analysis of  Korean and Japanese FDI in ASEAN countries" in Richard Hooley and Jang-Hee  Yoo (Ed.), The Post-Financial Crisis Challenges for Asian Industrialization, JAI, 2002


English, Korean.

Courses Taught

  • BUSI 302 - Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECON 201, 202 - Principles of Economics I and II
  • ECON 301 - Managerial Economics
  • Busi 311 - International Business
  • Busi 411 - Business in Global Market
  • Busi 412 - International Economic Competitiveness
  • MBA 525 - Managerial Economics