professor, Tuck School of Business
David Kang is Professor of International Relations and Business, and director of the Korean Studies Institute, at the University of Southern California. Kang is also a regular consultant for both multinational corporations and U.S. government agencies, such as the CIA, National Intelligence Council, and the State Department. Kang is author of *China Rising: Peace, Power, and Order in East Asia* (2007); *Crony Capitalism: Corruption and Development in South Korea and the Philippines* (2002), and *Nuclear North Korea: A Debate on Engagement Strategies* (2003). He has published numerous scholarly articles in journals such as* International Organization *and *International Security*, as well as opinion pieces in *the New York Times*, *the Financial Times*, *the Washington Post*, *the Los Angeles Times*, and numerous Korean and Chinese newspapers. Professor Kang was previously Professor of Government and Adjunct Professor at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College. He has been a visiting professor at Stanford University, Yale University, Seoul National University, Korea University, and the University of Geneva. He received an A.B. with honors from Stanford University and his Ph.D. from Berkeley.