My name is Jieun Choi and I am from South Korea. My research interest includes trade, structural transformation and productivity in developing nations. I am also interested in North Korea economic development issue and transitional economies. Prior to the QEH, I have worked in several developing countries in Africa and Asia, where I worked on economic policy issues and infrastructure development. I hold a Master in International Development from Harvard Kennedy School. I speak Korean, Mandarin Chinese, English and French. I enjoy marine sports, theatre, wine tasting and salsa dancing.