Sujeong Park is a Ph.D. candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School and an assistant policy researcher at RAND. She has an M.A. in economics from Seoul National University, specializing in regional information, and a B.A. in management science from KAIST (formerly the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology).
Park has worked on several policy-related projects, including an economic impact analysis of invasive diseases and insects in the agricultural industry and analyses of consumers’ willingness to pay for a biodiversity label on food products. She previously worked in Kenya as a project manager for with the Korea International Cooperation Agency, supporting projects to assist single mothers. Her research interests include social capital, public safety, poverty, regional development, and corporate social responsibility.