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Junwoo Lee

University of Texas at Austin
  • Field(s):  International History
  • Specialization: Colonial, Imperial and Diasporic History; Economic & Labor History; War & Empire in History; History of Science, Technology & Medicine
  • Advisor(s):  Daniel Immerwahr


Junwoo Lee is a doctoral student of US and global history broadly researching histories of debt, development and globalization. His dissertation is a transnational social history of central banks that examines how these institutions shaped the imaginative and material possibilities of post-colonial development across Korea, Vietnam and the United States.