My name is Keunwon Song (Abraham). I was born in Korea, grew up in Russia for 17 years , studied and worked in the US and Turkey. In addition to English, I am fluent in Korean and Russian.
I’m a second-year PhD student at the School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs at the George Mason University. I am also a graduate assistant at the Center for Regional Analysis where I conduct research and analytical studies on economic, fiscal, demographic, housing, and social and policy issues related to the current and future growth of the Virginia, Maryland, and DC areas.
Previously, I have received a master’s in political science from the Middle East Technical University in Turkey and a bachelor’s in business administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
My broad interests are in workforce development, education and labor, industrial and innovation policies, transition economics, firm and industry dynamics.