Kang Keun Rhee

PhD Candidate



I am Kang Rhee, fourth year student of PhD in economics at University of Memphis. I am interested in international trade and application of machine learning in economics. Along with these interest, I enjoy learning programming languages such as R, Python, and SQL.


  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Pepperdine University (2011)
  • Master of Science in Financial Engineering from Ajou University (2015)
  • Master of Arts in Economics at Purdue University and Indiana University at Indianapolis (2018)

Research and Scholarly Activities

Research Interests

  • International Trade
  • Machine Learning


  • Instructor for Introductory Microeconomics (ECON 2020) - Spring 2022, Summer 2022, Fall, 2022