Economics Building in Front Door Closeup

Continue our tradition of excellence by considering a donation to the department. For more information about the department, the CU Foundation, and the support provided, read our brochure.


Fill out an Econ Alumni Update form to update your address or let us know what you've been up to for an upcoming newsletter.




Jin-Hyuk KimJin-Hyuk Kim
Assistant Professor

Office: Econ 208A
Fax: 303.492.8960
Dept. Phone: 303.735.5500
Office hours


Industrial Organization • Organization Economics • Political Economics

Current Research Interests:
Economics of intellectual property rights, Contracts and Organizational Economics, Lobbying and Political Institutions

Short CV

PhD–Cornell University 2008
MA–Cornell University 2007
BA–Yonsei University 2003

PhD, Cornell University, 2008, is an assistant professor with research interests in economic analysis of intellectual property rights especially copyrights, relational contracts, team organizations, post-employment restrictions, lobbying, and political institutions. His current work focuses on the impact of international harmonization of copyright levies on social welfare.