Marie DuMond is assistant director and research associate with the office of the Korea Chair at CSIS, where she manages projects that focus on major policy issues of common importance to the people of the Republic of Korea and the United States and developments in the region. She received an M.A. in international law and politics from Georgetown University, with a focus on international trade, and a B.S. in applied and agricultural economics from the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, with a minor in international relations, from the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies at Cornell University. Her research interests include macroeconomics, international trade, and development assistance.