Curriculum Vitae


Associate Professor
  • Department of East Asian Studies
    Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • 03-7967-5591


  • Ph.D (ECONOMIC HISTORY) (SORBONNE) (2014), (Economic History)
    Paris University, Sorbonne, France
  • Ph.D (INTERNATIONAL STUDIES) (SEOUL) (2014), (International Studies)
    Seoul National University, Korea
    Seoul National University, Korea
  • B.A (FRENCH LITERATURE AND LANGUAGE) (SUNGKYUNKWAN) (2003), (French Literature and Language)
    Sungkyunkwan University


Article in Journal
  1. Kim, Shin Dong; Parc, Jimmyn; Kim, Kyuchan (2024). Avatar is a "drama" and Squid Game is a "movie": a new era of convergence, CULTURAL TRENDS. . doi:10.1080/09548963.2024.2323988
  2. Parc, Jimmyn (2023). Between strong and weak copyright: their impacts on the Korean music industry, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CULTURAL POLICY. . doi:10.1080/10286632.2023.2268105
  3. Parc, Jimmyn; Park, Hongjin; Kim, Kyuchan (2023). The Lagged Development of the Korean Manhwa Industry From 1910 to the Present: The Formation of Negative Perceptions, ARCHIV ORIENTALNI. 91(1). doi:10.47979/aror.j.91.1.169-196
  4. Parc, Jimmyn; Messerlin, Patrick (2022). Screen monopoly and diversity: a comparative study between the Korean and French film industries, CULTURAL TRENDS. . doi:10.1080/09548963.2022.2082864
  5. Parc, Jimmyn; Messerlin, Patrick; Kim, Kyuchan (2022). The impact of protectionism on cultural industries: the effect of China's film policies on imported films, JOURNAL OF MEDIA ECONOMICS. . doi:10.1080/08997764.2022.2074024
  6. Parc, Jimmyn; Umana-Dajud, Camilo; Messerlin, Patrick (2022). The Impact of Subsidies on Film Quality: Empirical Evidence from France, Korea, the United Kingdom, and United States, JOURNAL OF ARTS MANAGEMENT LAW AND SOCIETY. . doi:10.1080/10632921.2022.2120141
  7. Parc, Jimmyn (2021). Business integration and its impact on film industry: The?case of Korean film policies from the 1960s until the?present(?), BUSINESS HISTORY. 63(5), 850-867. doi:10.1080/00076791.2019.1676234
  8. Parc, Jimmyn; LaFever, Holley (2021). What does Emily in Paris say about the "Netflix quota" and the "Netflix tax"?, CULTURAL TRENDS. 30(5), 466-470. doi:10.1080/09548963.2021.1991231
  9. Parc, Jimmyn; Messerlin, Patrick (2021). The true impact of shorter and longer copyright durations: from authors' earnings to cultural creativity and diversity, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CULTURAL POLICY. 27(5), 607-620. doi:10.1080/10286632.2020.1829608
  10. Kim, Shin Dong; Parc, Jimmyn (2020). Inbound and Outbound Globalizations in the International Film Industry, GLOBAL POLICY. 11, 7-13. doi:10.1111/1758-5899.12807
  11. Messerlin, Patrick; Moon, Hwy-Chang; Parc, Jimmyn (2020). Cultural Industries in the Era of Protectionism, GLOBAL POLICY. 11, 5-6. doi:10.1111/1758-5899.12843
  12. Messerlin, Patrick; Parc, Jimmyn (2020). The myth of subsidies in the film industry: a comparative analysis of European and US approaches, INNOVATION-THE EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH. 33(4), 474-489. doi:10.1080/13511610.2020.1811650
  13. Parc, Jimmyn (2020). Between state-led and corporation-led co-productions: how has film co-production been exploited by states in Europe, INNOVATION-THE EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH. 33(4), 442-458. doi:10.1080/13511610.2020.1801390
  14. Parc, Jimmyn (2020). Understanding Film Co-Production in the Era of Globalization: A Value Chain Approach, GLOBAL POLICY. 11(4), 458-465. doi:10.1111/1758-5899.12830
  15. Parc, Jimmyn; Kim, Shin Dong (2020). The Digital Transformation of the Korean Music Industry and the Global Emergence of K-Pop, SUSTAINABILITY. 12(18). doi:10.3390/su12187790
  16. Parc, Jimmyn; Messerlin, Patrick (2020). Overcoming the Incoherent 'Grand Maneuver' in the French Film and TV Markets: Lessons from the Experiences in France and Korea, GLOBAL POLICY. 11, 31-39. doi:10.1111/1758-5899.12836
  17. Kim, Hee Jun; Martigane, Maxime; Parc, Jimmyn (2019). ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF PROTECTIONISM UPON THE PERFORMANCE OF ACTORS The Case of the French and Korean Film Industries, KRITIKA KULTURA. (32), 164-182
  18. Parc, Jimmyn (2019). BETWEEN TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCEMENT AND PROTECTIONISM The Bumpy Evolution from MP3 Players to Smartphones in Korea, KRITIKA KULTURA. (32), 6-31
  19. Parc, Jimmyn; Moon, Hwy-Chang (2019). ACCUMULATED AND ACCUMULABLE CULTURES The Case of Public and Private Initiatives toward K-Pop, KRITIKA KULTURA. (32), 429-452
  20. Parc, Jimmyn (2018). THE KOREAN WAVE: Evolution, Fandom, and Transnationality, PACIFIC AFFAIRS. 91(4), 810-812
  1. Parc J. (2023). Between strong and weak copyright: their impacts on the Korean music industry, International Journal of Cultural Policy. . doi:10.1080/10286632.2023.2268105
  2. Parc J., Park H., Kim K. (2023). The Lagged Development of the Korean Manhwa Industry From 1910 to the Present: The Formation of Negative Perceptions, Archiv Orientalni. 91(1), 169-196. doi:10.47979/aror.j.91.1.169-196
  3. Parc J., Messerlin P., Kim K. (2022). The impact of protectionism on cultural industries: the effect of China s film policies on imported films, Journal of Media Economics. 34(2), 117-133. doi:10.1080/08997764.2022.2074024
  1. Parc, J. and Messerlin, M. (2022). Sur le succes du cinema coreen, Commentaire, 179, 621-628.
  2. Parc, J., Messerlin, P. (2022). La K-pop : des formules in dites couronn es de succ s, Regards crois s sur l' conomie, 1-2(30-31): 85-94.
  1. Chang, Y., Kim, K.R., Kim, S., and Parc, J. (2022). Creative Industry in Africa from the Perspective of Korea, Sejong, Korea: Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
  2. Parc, J., & Messerlin, P. A. (2021). The Untold Story of the Korean Film Industry: A Global Business and Economic Perspective. Palgrave Macmillan.
Chapter in Books
  1. Parc, J. (2022). Korean Cuisine and Restaurants in Europe and Southeast Asia. In Tae-Sup Keum et al. (Eds.) Culture Trend 2023 (pp. 120-133). Book Korea.
  2. Parc, J. (2020). Rethinking copyrights: The impact of copying on cultural creativity and diversity. In N. Otmazgin & E. Ben-Ari (Eds.), Creative Context: Creativity and Innovation in the Media and Cultural Industries (pp. 143-162). Singapore: Springer.
Other Publications
  1. Parc, J. (2023). Global Hallyu: A New Approach toward K-pop, Cultura 113: 64-67 (in Korean). - Policy Paper
  2. Parc, J (2022). Korea s cultural exports and soft power: Understanding the true scale of this trend, Asialink, - Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,Tv,Popular Magazine)


  1. 2023 - 2024, University Grant
    Enhancing Malaysia's Soft Power Through Culture: Lessons From Korea With Hallyu (the Korean Wave) ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  1. 2021 - 2024, International Funding
    The Korean Wave, Hallyu And Its Implications To The World ( Co-Researcher)
  2. 2015 - 2021, The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea
    The emergence, success and challenges of Hallyu: Korea as a game changer in global cultural industries ( Co-Researcher)