This work is intended for application to the European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grants in October 2020.
This work is supported by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea and the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF-2019S1A5B5A07106479).


  1. June Park. ‘Energy Contest in the Gulf: The Role of the State in East Asian Oil Production in Iraq after the Shale Gas Revolution.’ (Under review, Asia Policy)
  2. Asian PerspectiveJune Park and Troy Stangarone. “Trump’s America First Policy in Global and Historical Perspectives: Implications for US–East Asian Trade.” Asian Perspective 43, no. 1 (2019): 1-34. DOI: 10.1353/apr.2019.0000


This work is intended for application to the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Rapid-Response to COVID-19 and the Social Sciences Grants in June 2020.

A series of collaboration with Eunbin Chung on South Korea's Responses to COVID-19:
  • June Park and Troy Stangarone. ‘From ‘Rules Maker’ to ‘Rules Taker’: The UK’s Policy Choice on Huawei amid Brexit in the Age of Artificial Intelligence.’ (For submission to International Affairs)
  • June Park. ‘Tech Wars in Trade Wars: The Race for Supremacy in Semiconductor Chips in 5G, AI and Automation.’ (For submission to Review of International Political Economy)
  • June Park, Coraline Goron and Moon Joon Kim, ‘The Unresolved Kimchi Conflict: Understanding the Shift to Overseas Production and Phytosanitary Issues regarding Imported Parasite Kimchi from China’ (For submission to World Trade Review)


  • AUB 2019 Middle East Nuclear MonitorJune Park, Pamela Rizkallah and Ali Ahmad. A Decade Later: South Korea’s Nuclear Energy Exports to the Middle East, Middle East Nuclear Energy Monitor 2019, American University of Beirut. January 3, 2020. 
This policy report is an annual outcome of the project, 'Nuclear Power and the Middle East in 2025: Uncertainties & Opportunities' conducted by the Energy Policy and Security Program, Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (IFI), American University of Beirut (AUB), supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation (G-1708-152348).


    This edited book volume is an outcome of the Gulf Research Meeting held at the Gulf Research Centre Cambridge, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, August 1-4, 2017.PDF download
    • China and JapanJune Park. ‘A Cautionary Tale of Market Power and Foreign Policy: Beyond the Geoeconomics of Renminbi Internationalization, in Tomoo Kikuchi and Masaya Sakuragawa eds., China and Japan in the Global Economy. Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy, March 2018.
    This edited book volume is an outcome of the JSPS-NUS Joint Research Project 'The Asian Century and China-Japan Cooperation' via the CAG-GSEC Workshop held at Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, January 16-17, 2017.
    This edited book volume is an outcome of the ‘China’s Role in Global & Regional Governance’ conference, The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, March 10-11, 2011.PDF download


      This research project is an outcome of my dissertation fieldwork at the Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance, Japan from February to October, 2011.
      • June Park. ‘Implications of the Bilateral Swap Agreements in Northeast Asia: Korea’s Role in Regional Financial Cooperation in the era of a New Critical Juncture’, Korea Policy Review, Vol. IV, July 2009. John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.


      This policy brief is an outcome of 'Strengthening the U.S.-ROK Alliance For Job Creation and Sustainable Development', an NBR Innovative Asia Workshop held in Seoul, South Korea on October 30, 2017.PDF download
      This policy brief is an outcome of the Asia Studies Fellowship Program at the East-West Center in Washington from January to April 2015.



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