Soojin Yim

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  • Assistant Professor of Finance
  • Phone: 404-727-7497
  • Fax: 404-727-5238

Mailing Address:

1300 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322


Soojin Yim joined Goizueta Business School in 2010, after completing her PhD in Business Economics at Harvard University. Her research focuses on the role that individual managers, social networks, and governance institutions play in the determination of corporate finance policies. Prior to graduate school she worked as a consultant at Bain & Company and as an analyst at Marathon Asset Management.


Working Papers

  • "Bank Ownership Structure and Failure" (with Sergey Chernenko), 2013.
    • “CEO-Firm Match Uncertainty and Outsider CEO Succession,” 2010.

    Areas of Specialization

    • Corporate finance
    • Corporate governance
    • Social networks

    Achievements and Honors

    • Harvard University Dissertation Completion Fellowship, 2009-10
    • Harvard Business School Doctoral Fellowship, 2004-08


    • Ph.D. in Business Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 2010
    • Bachelor's Arts in Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 2002