Minhyeok Kim

PhD Student, Indiana University, Bloomington
Adam Smith Fellow

Minhyeok Kim is a PhD student in political science at Indiana University, Bloomington. His research interests include the intellectual history of liberalism in post-war Japan (1945-1960), especially on Japanese post-war liberals’ efforts to establish a democratic political system by selectively appropriating key ideas of western liberalism. Minhyeok earned an MA and a BA in political science from Seoul National University.. He was a Mercatus Center Don Lavoie Fellow during the spring 2021 semester.