Chief Research Director, Korea Transport Institute (KOTI)
Dr. Sungwon LEE is an economist who has worked extensively in the areas of transportation economics and environment. His main research interests include economic and econometric analysis of policy measure’s effectiveness, estimation of environmental values, transport and logistics infrastructure investment and climate change policies in transport. Dr. Sungwon LEE is currently the Chief Research Director of the Korea Transport Institute (KOTI) which is a government affiliated research institution in Korea. His previous positions include the Advisor to the Minister of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, Vice President of KOTI and Senior Research Fellow at OECD in Paris. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Pennsylvania State University.