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

Jul 2018

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev and Bat-el Berger

BIS Working Papers   | No 735
Mar 2018

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev, Mary Everett and Philip R Lane

BIS Quarterly Review   | March 2018
Feb 2018

Other authors: Isabel Schnabel

BIS Working Papers   | No 698
Jan 2018

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev, Valentina Bruno and Catherine Koch

BIS Working Papers   | No 695
Jan 2018

Other authors: Valentina Bruno and Se-Jik Kim

BIS Working Papers   | No 694
Jan 2018

Other authors: Stephen Morris

BIS Working Papers   | No 692
Jan 2017

Other authors: Stephen Morris and Ilhyock Shim

BIS Working Papers   | No 608
Nov 2016

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev, Wenxin Du and Catherine Koch

BIS Working Papers   | No 592
Sep 2016

Other authors: Viral V Acharya and Hanh Le

BIS Working Papers   | No 580
Apr 2016

Other authors: Leonardo Gambacorta

BIS Working Papers   | No 558
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.

06 May 2016

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the "Perspectives 2016: Liquidity Policy and Practice" conference, AQR Asset Management Institute, London Business School, 27 April 2016.

07 Apr 2016

Panel remarks by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at The ECB and its Watchers XVII conference, Frankfurt, 7 April 2016.

06 Jan 2016

Interview with Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 27 December 2015.

10 Dec 2015

Speech by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the Bank of Korea-IMF conference "Leverage in Asia: Lessons from the Past, What's New Now?, and Where to Watch Out For?", Seoul, 11 December 2015.

13 Nov 2015

Remarks by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System conference "Monetary policy implementation and transmission in the post-crisis period", Washington, DC, 13 November 2015.

28 Jun 2015

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, 28 June 2015.

15 Apr 2015

Panel remarks by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at IMF Spring Meeting event: "Rethinking macro policy III: progress or confusion?", Washington, DC, 15 April 2015.

25 Feb 2015

Presentation by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the Bank of England "One Bank Research Agenda" Launch Conference, London, 25 February 2015.

18 Feb 2015

Keynote address by Mr Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the BIS, at the joint workshop by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, the Centre for Economic Policy Research and the Journal of Financial Intermediation on "Banking and regulation: the next frontier", Basel, 22 January 2015.