Ji-Woong Chung (정지웅)

Room 503 in KUBS Main Building
Tel. (02) 3290-2825
Office Hour : By appointment (via E-mail)
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  • 2010, Ph.D. in Finance, Ohio State University
  • 2003, B.A. in Economics and Applied Statistics, Yonsei University


  • ​2016-Present, Associate Professor, Korea University
  • 2017-2018, Academic Director of Finance-MBA
  • 2012-2015, Assistant Professor, Korea University
  • 2010-2012, Assistant Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • "Has the Value of Cash Increased Over Time?" with Boochun Jung and Duri Park, Accounting and Finance
  • "Capital Structure and Unemployment Risk: Evidence from Korea" with Jaeouk Kim, Asian Review of Financial Research 29(4): 437-472
  • "Prime Broker-Level Comovement in Hedge Fund Returns: Information or Contagion?" with Byoung Uk Kang, Review of Financial Studies 29(12): 3321-3353
  • "Pay for Performance from Future Fund Flows: The Case of Private Equity" with Berk Sensoy, Lea Stern, and Mike Weisbach, Review of Financial Studies 25(11):32


  • "Compensation Structure", Chapter 20 in Private Equity ‒ Opportunities and Risk, Oxford University Press