Inbom Choi, former visiting fellow, is the chief economist at the Federation of Korean Industries. Previously, he was assistant secretary to the president for economic affairs and director of international economic policy in the Office of the President of Korea (1995-96). He has been a research fellow at the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy since 1990. He has also been a consultant to the World Bank and a visiting professor at Georgetown University. In 1998 and 1999, he was selected by the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) as one of the Next Generation Leaders of Asia. He is the author of Competitiveness of Korean Products in the U.S. Market (1993, in Korean), Trade Barriers in Government Procurement Practices of Developed Countries (1992, in Korean), and Effects of FDI on Productivity in the Manufacturing Industries of Korea and Taiwan (1991, in Korean), among others.