CV

Academic Position
Assistant Professor (Lecturer in Australia), Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, August 2014- Present.
Research Affiliate, Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability, Monash University, September 2015- Present.

Education
Ph.D. in Economics, Cornell University, May 2014
(Dissertation committee: Francesca Molinari (Chair), Larry Blume, Joerg Stoye)
M.A. in Economics, Cornell University, January 2013
M.S. in Statistics, University of California San Diego, June 2008
B.B.A, Korea University, February 2006
 
Research Interests
Network economics, microeconometrics, applied microeconomics

Working Papers
"Structural estimation of pairwise stable networks: an application to social networks in rural India,revise and resubmit, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics

"How trade matching forms in the credit default swap market," with Bonsoo Koo and Zijun Liu, revise and resubmit, Journal of Banking & Finance


"Returns to women's education using optimal IV selection," with Bin Jiang, Chuhui Li, and Hee-Seung Yangsubmitted

"Social network structure and risk sharing in villages," with with Bin Jiang, Chuhui Li, and Ou Yang, submitted



"A structural model of multigraph formation: Favor exchange and social networks in villages," 

"Estimating network externalities in the US airline industry" (available upon request)

Work in Progress
"Educational attainment and job choice: private vs. public sector," with Hee-Seung Yang

“Multi-dimensional Social Networks and Employment Opportunities: Evidence from Rural India,” with Youjin Hahn and Hee-Seung Yang

"A dynamic oligopoly model with unobserved heterogeneity"

Seminar and Conference Presentations
2018: International Conference of WEAI (scheduled)
2017: KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Asian Meeting of Econometric Society, WEAI conference
2016: The 12th International Symposium of Econometric Theory and Applications & New Zealand Econometric Study Group (at U of Waikato, New Zealand), Econometric Society Australasia Meeting (at University of Technology Sydney), Labor and Development Workshop at Monash
2015: Annual Congress of European Economic Association (at U of Mannheim), Econometric Society World Congress (at Montreal), Monash-Warwick Alliance Workshop (at Warwick), IAAE Annual Conference (at Thessaloniki), U of Adelaide, Monash Microeconometrics Workshop 
2014: Monash (2), Midwest Econometrics Group (at U of Iowa), University of Queensland, Western Ontario
2013: Cornell (2), North American Summer Meeting of Econometric Society (at USC), Annual Conference of Canadian Economic Association (at HEC Montreal) 

Previous Research Positions
Research assistant to Professor Larry Blume, Spring 2014
Research Intern at Korea Information Society Development Institute, January-July 2009
Research assistant to Professor Sylvain Champonnois, October 2007-June 2008

Teaching Experiences
Instructor at Monash: Applied Econometrics (ETC3410/ETC5341/BEX3410)

Teaching assistant at Cornell: Applied Econometrics, Introductory Econometrics, Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Introductory Microeconomics (2)

Fellowships, Grants and Awards
CDES Research Grant, Monash University, Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability, 2016-2017
New Staff Research Grant, Monash University, Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, 2014-2016
New Academic Staff Support Grant, Monash University Business School, 2014
Sage Fellowship, Cornell University, 2009-2013
Conference Travel Grant, Cornell University, May 2013
Louis Walinsky Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, Cornell University, 2011

Professional Activities
Member: American Economic Association, Econometric Society, Korean Economic Association
Referee: International Economic Review, Journal of Econometrics
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