valijon

Dr. Valijon Turakulov

  • Assistant ProfessorSchool of Business

Contact Info:

  • v.turakulov@akfauniversity.org
  • +998 71 200 01 23
  • AKFA University, Tashkent, Uzbekistan September 2021 - Present
  • Part-time Lecturer at School of Global Convergence Studies Inha University, Incheon, South Korea September 2021 - Present
  • PhD in FTA Policy & Business Consulting, International Trade Inha University, South Korea September 2015 - February 2021
  • Global MBA Keimyung University, South Korea March 2012 - February 2015
  • Bachelor in Economics National University of Uzbekistan, Tashkent September 2007 - June 2011
  • International trade & Free Trade Agreement (FTA) analysis
  • Trade and regional policy of Central Asian countries
  • GTAP CGE economic modeling
  • International Trade Theory - Inha University, Fall 2021
  • International Trade Theory - Inha University, Fall 2018
  • Global Economy - Inha University, Spring 2019
  • International Trade Theory - Inha University, Spring 2019
  • Global Economy - Inha University, Fall 2018
  • International Trade Theory - Inha University, Spring 2018
  • Central Asian economies (series of short courses) - Inha University, June 2018 - August 2021
  • Cheong, I., & Turakulov, V. (2021). How Central Asia to Escape from trade isolation?: Policy targeted scenarios by CGE modelling. The World Economy, 00, 1–27.
  • Kwon, K., Cheong, I., Turakulov, V. & Mou, J. (2021). Economics of COVID-19 in Korea: Quarantine Measures vs. Herd Immunity. Ekonomiaz. Basque Journal of Economics
  • Turakulov, V. (2020). Trade Policy Issues of Oil-rich but Land-locked Country Case: Focusing on Kazakhstan Post-WTO Entry. Journal of International Trade & Commerce (KITRI), 16(3), 133-150.
  • Umirdinov, A., & Turakulov, V. (2019). The Last Bastion of Protectionism in Central Asia: Uzbekistan's Auto Industry in Post-WTO Accession. Trade Law & Development, 11, 301-333.
Conference Papers
  • Turakulov, V., "Trade Policy Issues of Oil-rich but Land-locked Country Case: Focusing on Kazakhstan Post-WTO Entry," 23rd Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis, June. 17-18, 2019.
  • Cheong, I., Turakulov, V., "How Central Asia to escape from trade isolation? Policy Targeted Scenarios by CGE Modeling," 24th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis, June. 23-25, 2021.
  • Cheong, I., Turakulov, V., "High Trade Costs in Central Asia: Quantitative Methods to Reduce Them," The 26th IAGBT-KITRI Biannual Conference and Research Symposium, Theme: “Discovering Global Entrepreneurism and New Trade Trends Amidst Disruption and Emergent Hybrid Systems,” July 22-24, 2021.
Op-Eds & Pieces
  • Turakulov, V. (2021, Feb 18). The Promise of the Korea-Uzbekistan Free Trade Agreement. The OXUS Society for Central Asian Affairs. https://oxussociety.org/the-promise-of-the-korea-uzbekistan-free-trade-agreement/
  • Turakulov, V. (2021, Jan 21). Time to conclude a South Korea–Uzbekistan FTA. East Asia Forum. https://www.eastasiaforum.org/2021/01/22/time-to-conclude-a-south-korea-uzbekistan-fta/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter2021-01-2
  • Turakulov, V. (2020, Apr 30). "Observer" status of Uzbekistan in the EAEU: Obligations and Rights. SofUz. https://sof.uz/uz/post/eoiida-kuzatuvchilik-maqomi-majburiyat-va-huquqlar
  • Turakulov, V. (2020, Jan 13). The Rules of The International Game Are Changing: The Green Economy. SofUz. https://sof.uz/uz/post/davlatlararo-oyin-qoidalari-ozgarmoqda-yashil-iqtisodiyot
  • Turakulov, V. (2019, Dec 24). Uzbekistan Is the State of the Year: Good News, Great Responsibility. SofUz. https://sof.uz/uz/post/ozbekiston-yil-davlati-yaxshi-xabar-katta-masuliyat
  • Turakulov, V. (2019, Dec 12). EAEU: The "Stone Road" toward Integration. KunUz. https://kun.uz/uz/news/2019/12/12/yeoii-integratsiya-sari-toshli-yol
  • Invited Lecture: "Digital Uzbekistan - 2030" Strategy, in KIEP (Korea International Economic Policies), June 3, 2021 (Sejong, South Korea)
  • Invited Lecture: "What Does Free Trade Give to Uzbekistan?", in Uzbekistan Embassy in Seoul, Feb 06, 2021 (Seoul, South Korea)
  • Invited Lecture: "Korea-Uzbekistan Relationship Post COVID-19", in KIEP (Korea International Economic Policies), Aug 14, 2020 (Seoul, South Korea)
  • Interview: "Why Uzbekistan is lagging in WTO membership; Conclusions from Covid-19; "Observer" status of Uzbekistan in EAEU." Interviewer: Jamshid Niyozov (KunUz journalist).May 03, 2020. https://kun.uz/uz/news/2020/05/03/ozbekistonning-jahon-savdo-tashkilotiga-azo-bolishi-nega-kechikmoqda-ekspertlar-javob-berdi
  • Interview: "Issues in National Automobile Industry - UzAutoMotors." Interviewer: Jamshid Niyozov (KunUz journalist). Jun 19, 2020. https://kun.uz/uz/news/2020/06/19/malibu-tracker-va-orlando-yarim-tayyor-mahsulot-sifatida-olib-kirilayotgani-sababli-millionlab-soliqlar-davlat-gaznasiga-tushmayapti-ekspert
  • Interview: "What will the Eurasian Economic Union Give to Uzbekistan?" Interviewer: Behzod Muhammadiy (Amerika Ovozi), May 03, 2020. https://www.amerikaovozi.com/a/5402470.html
  • ARTNeT Short Course, Negotiation of Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreements UN ESCAP, Virtual course, June 2021
  • ARTNeT Advanced Workshop, UN ESCAP, Virtual course, Dec 2020 (Analyzing Trade and Trade Policy by Structural Gravity Model)
  • 27th Annual Short Course in Global Trade Analysis, Center for Global Trade Analysis, Purdue University, online and onsite course, June - Aug 2020
  • GTAP 101: Introduction to CGE Modelling, Center for Global Trade Analysis, Purdue University, online course, Nov 2017
  • Infinite Sum Modeling LLC, 2021-present - Member of board of Advisors
  • Center for Global Trade Analysis, 2016-present - Abstract Reviewer (2019, 2020, 2021) & resource contributor
  • Korea-America Economic Association, 2017 - Junior member (Annual)
  • Certificate of Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreements, June 2021, ARTNeT Advanced Workshop on Analyzing Trade and Trade Policy, by UNESCAP
  • Certificate of Structural Gravity Model, Dec 2020, ARTNeT Advanced Workshop on Analyzing Trade and Trade Policy, by UN ESCAP (Thailand)
  • Fellowship (27th Annual Short Course in Global Trade Analysis), Aug 2019, by Center for Global Trade Analysis, Purdue University (USA)
  • Certificate of 27th Annual Short Course in Global Trade Analysis, Aug 2019, by Center for Global Trade Analysis, Purdue University (USA)
  • Certificate of Model Union for the Mediterranean, Dec 2019, by World Youth Forum (Egypt)
  • Certificate of GTAP 101: Introduction to CGE model, Nov 2017, by Center for Global Trade Analysis, Purdue University (USA)
  • Practical Certificate for Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Aug 2012, by AWAYTOC-USA (Uzbekistan)
  • Certificate of CCAP (Cross-Cultural Awareness Program), Dec 2012, by UNESCO (Korea)