Euncheol Shin (신은철)

Assistant Professor 
Department of Economics
Kyung Hee University


Ph.D. in Economics, California Institute of Technology, 2016
B.S. in Mathematics and B.A. in Economics, Yonsei University, 2009

Published and Forthcoming Papers

1. An Economic Model of Friendship and Enmity for Measuring Social Balance on Networks, 2017, joint with Kyu-Min Lee and Seungil You, Physica A Vol 488: 205-215. [Link] 

2. Monopoly Pricing and Diffusion of Social Network Goods, 2017, Games and Economic Behavior Vol 102: 162-178. [Link] 

3. How Food Controls Aggression in Drosophila, 2014, joint with DJ Anderson, E Eyjólfsdóttir, RS Lim, and P Perona (alphabetical order), PLoS ONE 9(8): e105626. [Link]

Working Papers

1. A Model of Pre-Electoral Coalition Formation, R&R at Games and Economic Behavior. [PDF]

2. Social Network Formation and Strategic Interaction in Large Networks. [PDF] 

3. Do Teaching Practices Affect the Value of Friendship in School? (joint with Syngjoo ChoiBooyuel Kim, Eungik Lee, and Yoonsoo Park). 

4. Rationality and Preference Aggregation of Group Decision under Risk (joint with Syngjoo ChoiBooyuel Kim, Minseon Park, and Yoonsoo Park). 

5. Collective Trauma and Low Birth Weight: Evidence from the Sewol Ferry Tragedy in South Korea (joint with Hyeonmi Ahn, Jeonghyun Kwon, and Changkeun Lee). 

6. A Theory of Election Fraud and Turnout (joint with Kirill Pogorelskiy and Kota Saito).

7. Friendship Paradox and Monopoly Pricing of Social Network Goods (joint with Sang-Hyun Kim).

Works in Progress

1. Network Bottleneck and Speed of Learning (joint with Jin Huang).
2. Do International Conventions Help Reduce Pollution? A Network-Based Approach
(joint with Kyu-Min Lee).


1. Graduate Microeconomics: decision theory, game theory, and preference aggregation

2. Mathematical Economics: linear algebra, network games, revealed preference theory, and applications in experimental economics

3. Labor Economics: search and matching, bargaining, collective decision, and difference in differences (DD) analysis

4. Microeconomics: basic game theory and economic applications

5. Economic Statistics: probability theory and statistical inference

6. Mathematics for Economics: calculus, ordinary differential equations, and their applications in economics