E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Keun Lee

Professor, Seoul National University
Industrial Policy - Contributing Author

PhD, University of California, Berkeley. Professor of Economics, Seoul National University; Founding Director, Center for Economic Catch-up; Member, UN Committee for Development Policy; Co-editor, Research Policy; Member of the governing board, Globelics. Former: World Bank, University of Aberdeen, and the East West Center, Hawaii. Has taught or was a visiting scholar at the University of California at Davis, Tsinghua University in Beijing, Hitotsubashi University, Hannover University, and Punjabi University. Has authored and edited several books, and written about 80 articles in international journals.