Research Staffs
Park, Nowook 사진
Park, Nowook Senior Fellow

044-414-2267

Major

Public Economics

Research Areas

Fiscal Policy, Public Financial Management Reforms, Program Evaluation, Performance Management

Academic Ability
  • 2003, PhD. in Economics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    1989, MA in Economics, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    1987, BA in Economics, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Career
  • 2020 - Present, Executive Director of the Center for Performance Evaluation & Management
    2019 - Present, Executive Director of Fiscal Policy Research, Korea Institute of Public Finance
    2003 - Present, Senior Fellow at the Korea Institute of Public Finance
    2019. 10 - Present, Subject Matter Expert for the National Performance Measurement Framework, National Center for Performance Measurement (ADAA), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    2021 - Present, Committee for the Fiscal Management Strategy, Ministry of Economy & Finance
    2021 - Present, Evaluation Committee for the International Development Cooperation Committee
    2019 - Present, Evaluation Committee for the Social Security Council
    2020 - Present, Lead Manager for the Spending Reviews, Ministry of Economy & Finance
    2019 - 2020, Lead Manager for the 2020-2014 National Fiscal Management Plan, Ministry of Economy & Finance
    2019 - Present, Chair of Advisory Committee for the Budgetary Program's Performance Evaluation System Reforms, Ministry of Economy & Finance
    2019 - Present, Editorial Board Member for Public Audit and Inspection Review, Korean Board of Audit and Inspection
    2019 - Present, Chair of Committee for Fiscal Information Disclosure, Sejong Municipal Government
    2019 - Present, Vice Chair of Committee for Fiscal Plan, Sejong Municipal Government
    2018 - 2018, Senior Public Sector Specialist, Governance Global Practice, World Bank
    2007- 2017, Founding Director at the Center for Performance Evaluation & Management, KIPF
    2014 - 2017, Advisory Committee Member of Gender Impact Analysis, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family
    2013 - 2016, Advisory Committee Member of Program Evaluation Bureau at the Natioanl Assembly Budget Office
    2013 - 2015, Advisory Committee Member of Audit and Inspection Research Institute
    2012 - 2016, Evaluation Committee Member of Ministry of Land, Transport & Maritime Affairs
    2012 - 2017, Evaluation Committee Member of Nuclear Safety and Security Commission
    2012 - 2015t, Evaluation Committee Member of Korea Intellectual Property Office
    2006 - Present, Evaluation Committee Member of Korea Customs Service
    2008 - 2017, Board Member of the Central Self-Support (Welfare to Work) Center in the Ministry of Public Health and Welfare
    2008 - 2011, Committee Member of Family-Friendly Organization Certification in the Ministry of Women and Family Affairs
    2008 - 2011, Forum Member of Population Policy in the Ministry of Public Health and Welfare
    2008 - 2010, Advisory Committee Member of Evaluation on Major Government Programs at the National Assembly Budget Office
    2010 - 2012, Member of the Childcare Policy Central Committee
    2010 - 2011, Visiting Scholar at the John Glenn School of Public Affairs, Ohio State University
    2006 - 2010, Evaluation Committee Member on Projects in Ministry of Public Health and Welfare
    2010 - 2010, Committee Member of the 2010 National Fiscal Management Plan (Public Health and Social Welfare Sector)
    2008 - 2008, Evaluation Committee Member of Public Enterprises and Quasi-governmental Organizations
    2007 - 2007, Evaluation Committee Member of Earmarked Funds (Ministry of Planning and Budget)
    2007 - 2008, Evaluation Committee Member of Korea Ministry of Information and Telecommunications
    2006 - 2007, Evaluation Committee Member of Korea Intellectual Property Office
    2006 - 2007, Evaluation Committee Member of Ministry of Unification
    2006 - 2007, Evaluation Committee Member of Korea Coast Guard
    2006 - 2007, Taskforce for the Performance Management System (Ministry of Planning and Budget)
    2005 - 2007, Head of Performance Management Team at the Center for Fiscal Analysis, KIPF
    2006 - 2006, Taskforce for National Vision and Long Term Fiscal Strategy
    2004 - 2005, Head of Budget System Team at the Center for Fiscal Analysis, KIPF
    2003 - 2004, Head of Expenditure Analysis Team at the Center for Fiscal Analysis, KIPF
Book & Thesis
  • "Performance Budgeting in Korea, " OECD Journal on Budgeting, 2014
    “Achieving MTEF Reform: A Case Study of MTEF Reform in Korea,” co-authored with Jae Young Choi, Research Working Paper Series, World Bank, 2013
    “Making Performance Budgeting Reform Work: A Case Study of Performance-oriented Budgeting Reform in Korea,” co-authored with Jae Young Choi, Research Working Paper Series, World Bank, 2013
    “Implementing the Outcome-based Approach in Malaysia,” co-authored with World Bank Team, Report to Malaysian Government, World Bank, March, 2010
    “Evaluation on the Impact of IP Promotion Policies in Korea,” a chapter in IP Economics of Korea, World Intellectual Property Office, 2010
    "Performance-Oriented Budgeting in Korea: Evidence and Lessons," a Chapter in Performance Budgeting and Trust in Government, World Bank, 2010
    “Developing Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Performance Budgeting System: Lessons from Korea and Their Application to Indonesia,” Knowledge Sharing Program, Seoul: KDI and MOSF, 2010
    Book Review on “the Korean Economy: Challenges of FDI-led Growth,” written by Wan-Soon Kim and You-il Lee, Journal of Economic Literature, March, 2009
    “Performance Budgeting in Korea,” OECD Journal on Budgeting, 2007
    Performance Budgeting in OECD Countries, Coauthored Korea section, OECD publication, 2007
    “Patronage in Public Administration: Presidential Change, Position Assignments and Performance of Korean Public Prosecutors, 1991-2003,” (Coauthored with Rohini Somanathan) Working Paper Presented at the Congress of International Institute of Public Finance, Warwick University, UK, 2007
    “Does More Information Improve Budget Allocation? Evidence and Lessons from Performance-Oriented Budgeting in Korea,” Working Paper Presented at the Congress of International Institute of Public Finance, Paphos, Cyprus, 2006
    “Performance-Based Budgeting in Korea: Current Issues and Future Directions,” Working Paper Presented at OECD Senior Budget Officials Network on Performance & Results, Paris, France, 2006
    “Decentralization as an Activator of Distributive Politics: Theory and Evidence from Korea,” Paper Presented at the Congress of International Institute of Public Finance, Jeju, Republic of Korea, 2005
    “Performance Management in the Korean Public Sector: Self-Assessment of Budgetary Programs,” Korea Development Institute, 2005
    “Political Decentralization and Fiscal Management of Local Governments: Evidence from Korea,” Paper Presented at the Congress of International Institute of Public Finance, Milan, Italy, 2004
Research Report
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