Hyun

Hyun Song Shin

Economic Adviser and Head of Research
Monetary and Economic Department

Hyun Song Shin took up the position of Economic Adviser and Head of Research at the BIS on 1 May 2014. Before joining the BIS, Mr Shin was the Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics at Princeton University. In 2010, on leave from Princeton, he served as Senior Adviser to the Korean president, taking a leading role in formulating financial stability policy in Korea and developing the agenda for the G20 during Korea's presidency. From 2000 to 2005, he was Professor of Finance at the London School of Economics. He holds a DPhil and MPhil in Economics from Oxford University (Nuffield College) and a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the same university.

Fields of interest

  • Macroeconomics
  • Finance
  • International economics

Aug 2014

Other authors: Claudio Borio and Harold James

BIS Working Papers   | No 457
Dec 2012

Other authors: Valentina Bruno

BIS Working Papers   | No 400
Mar 2010

BIS Working Papers   | No 304
Jul 2008

Other authors: Tobias Adrian

BIS Working Papers   | No 256
Aug 2006

BIS Working Papers   | No 212
Sep 2003

Other authors: Jeffery Amato

BIS Working Papers   | No 138
Jan 2003

Other authors: Jeffery Amato and Stephen Morris

BIS Working Papers   | No 123
Jan 2003

Other authors: Benjamin H Cohen

BIS Working Papers   | No 122
Aug 2002

Other authors: Benjamin H Cohen

BIS Papers   | No 12
Jun 2002

Other authors: Benjamin H Cohen

BIS Quarterly Review   | 
14 Nov 2017

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the ECB conference on "Communications challenges for policy effectiveness, accountability and reputation", Frankfurt, 14 November 2017.

10 Oct 2017

Panel remarks by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the IMF conference on "Systemic Risk and Macroprudential Stress Testing", Washington DC, 10 October 2017.

25 Sep 2017

Panel remarks by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the Second ECB Annual Research Conference, Frankfurt, 25 September 2017.

25 Jun 2017

Presentation on the BIS Annual Report by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Basel, 25 June 2017.

10 May 2017

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the High-level roundtable on central banking in Asia, 50th ADB Annual Meeting, Yokohama, 6 May 2017.

19 Apr 2017

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the IMF-IBRN Joint Conference "Transmission of macroprudential and monetary policies across borders", Washington DC, 19 April 2017.

03 Mar 2017

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the US Monetary Policy Forum, New York City, 3 March 2017.

15 Nov 2016

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the London School of Economics and Political Science, 15 November 2016.

26 Jun 2016

Presentation on the BIS Annual Report by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Basel, 26 June 2016.

08 Jun 2016

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the World Bank conference "The state of economics, the state of the world", Washington DC, 8 June 2016.