Yu Bin Kim

Yu Bin Kim
Comparative Politics
International Relations
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M.A., East Asian Studies, Stanford University, 2014.

B.A., Asian Studies, International Studies, and Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2011.

Papers and Presentations: 

"North Korean Defectors in China: Illegal Economic Migrants or Refugees?" Stanford International Policy Review 1, no. 1 (Spring 2014), pp. 35-42.


"Hey, China: Deploying THAAD Is South Korea's Sovereign Right," The Diplomat, Mar. 22, 2017.

"Why U.S. Troops Must Stay in South Korea," NK News, Mar. 15, 2017.

"What North Korea Calls the U.S. "Hostile Policy" Could Mean Anything," The National Interest, Feb. 15, 2017.

"Donald Trump Should Give Diplomacy with North Korea a Chance," The National Interest, Feb. 6, 2017.

"Why Trump Must Talk to North Korea," The Diplomat, Feb. 4, 2017.