Visiting Lecturer, Senior Fellow and Director of Studies at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
Background and Education:
Marucs Noland is a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and at the East-West Center, and previous senior economist at the Council of Economic Advisers in the Executive office of the President of the United States. Marcus Noland is an American economist with scholarly expertise on North Korea and the prospects for Korean unification, and is the author of many books and articles including Korea after Kim Jong-il (2004), and Avoiding the Apocalypse: The Future of the Two Koreas (2000). A Ph.D. graduate of Johns Hopkins University, he has also written extensively on the economies of Japan, Korea, and China and received fellowships sponsored by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Council for the International Exchange of Scholars, and the Pohang Iron and Steel Corporation (POSCO).