Munseob Lee

Munseob Lee is Assistant Professor at UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy. He received his PhD from the University of Chicago. His research interests lie in the fields of economic growth and development economics. During his PhD study, he worked at the International Monetary Fund as an intern.

Content by Munseob Lee
  • Blog post

    Natural resource wealth: Making resource windfalls work for Sub-Saharan African countries

    In the oil and gas sector, six of the top ten global discoveries in 2013 were made in Africa. This is all good news, but what does it mean for people in Africa? Unfortunately, most resource windfalls have historically failed to translate into economic development because accountability frameworks and institutions for resource revenue management was lacking. In Sub-Saharan...

    26 Aug 2015 | Cheikh Anta Gueye, Munseob Lee