Jeff Seungmo Hong

Jeff Seungmo Hong

Associate Professor
Business Management


Office: F-730L

Office Hours:

Phone: +1 (212) 220-8388

Dr. Hong is an expert in statistics, quantitative methods, probability and stochastic processes, macro finance, international economics, financial engineering, finance and banking, applied mathematics, and computing and technology. He holds a PhD in Economics from Fordham University and an M.A. in International Studies from the University of Denver.

Besides serving as referee for Comparative Economics Studies in 2014, Dr. Hong has also served as reviewer on Business Administration Panel for PSC-CUNY University Committee on Research Grants (UCRA) since 2012.


Statistics, Scientific reasoning, Scientific Literacy , Quantitative Reasoning, Quantitative Methods, Probability and Stochastic Processes, Probability & Statistics, Probability, Management, Macro Finance, Machine Learning, International Finance, International Economics, Financial Engineering, Finance and Banking , Differential Equations, Computing and Technology, Computer Programming, Applied Statistics, Applied Mathematics


  • Ph.D. Fordham University, Economics,2000
  • M.A. Univeristy of Denver, International Studies,1994
  • M.A. Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Linguistics,1988
  • B.A. Hankuk Univeristy of Foreign Studies, Liberal Arts (French),1983

Courses Taught

BUS 210 (Business Methods)
ECO 201 (Macroeconomics)
ECO 202 (Microeconomics)
FNB 230 (Financial Management)
FNB 300 (Investments)
MAT 209 (Statistics)
MAT 315 (Linear Algebra)

Research and Projects

  • Agency Problem and Moral Hazard in the Current Financial Crisis


Honors, Awards and Affiliations

  • Journal Referee – Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave McMillanReviewed manuscripsts for publication in the Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave McMillan,  2014
  • Dean’s Scholar
  • 03/’80~02/’81: Hankuk University of Foreign StudiesDean’s Scholar
  • Dean’s Scholar
  • College Fed Challenge JudgeServed as a judge at NY FRB College Fed Challenge 11/05/2013.
  • Business Administration Panel for the PSC-CUNY University Committee on Research Grants (UCRA)Served on the Business Administration Panel for the PSC-CUNY University Committee on Research Grants (UCRA) during the 2014 – 2017 period.

Additional Information

Computer Skills

  • Econometric/ Statistical S/W’s: Gauss, SAS, Eviews, SYSTAT, MAPLE IV: S+
  • Other S/W’s: Word, Excel, Access, Power point, Lotus, D-Base, HTML