Dr. Jungho Baek is a professor and economic program director in School of Management (SOM) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University. His principal research fields include international trade, resource economics, economics of environment and trade, energy economics, and econometric modeling. His work in these areas has been published in over 80 international refereed journals. He was a visiting faculty in the International Energy Policy Program (IEPP) at Seoul National University, and currently serves as a visiting research fellow at Green Development Research Institute (GDRI) at University of Jinan, China and at Sejong Institute in Korea.