CURRENT POSITION

■ KIET - Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade, Sejong, Korea
      Associate Research Fellow, August 2016 - present

EDUCATION

■ Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
      Ph.D. in Economics, August 2016
      Dissertation: Essays in Applied Mechanism Design
      Advisor: Edward Green
■ Duke University, Durham, NC
      M.A. in Economics, 2008
■ Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
      B.A. in Business Adm. and Minor in Mathematics, 2005   

FIELDS

■ Primary: Microeconomics   
■ Secondary: Contract Theory, Auction Theory, Public Economics

RESEARCH

Working Papers
Discrimination in Organizations: Optimal Contracts and Regulation 
On Monotone Strategy Equilibria in Simultaneous Auctions for Complementary Goods, with Matthew GentryTatiana Komarova, and Pasquale Schiraldi 
■ Simultaneous Auctions for Complementary Goods

Conference/Seminar Presentations (#: presented by coauthors)
Discrimination in Organizations: Optimal Contracts and Regulation
■ Korea's Allied Economic Associations Annual Meeting, Seoul, Korea, 2017
■ KAEA-KIET Joint Conference, Sejong, Korea, 2016
■ Royal Economic Society PhD Meetings, London, UK, 2016
■ The 40th Symposium of Spanish Economic Association, Girona, Spain, 2015
■ Econometric Society World Congress, Montreal, Canada, 2015
■The 26th International Conference on Game Theory, Stony Brook University, 2015
■ PET 15, Association for Public Economic Theory, Luxembourg, 2015
■Georgetown Center for Economic Research Biennial Conference, Georgetown University, 2015
■ Grinnell College, 2015
■ Fall 2014 Midwest Economic Theory Meeting, The University of Kansas, 2014

On Monotone Strategy Equilibria in Simultaneous Auctions for Complementary Goods
■ The 2016 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society, Kyoto, Japan
■GAMES 2016, the 5th World Congress of the Game Theory Society, Maastricht, the Netherlands (#)

Simultaneous Auctions for Complementary Goods
■ The 25th International Conference on Game Theory, Stony Brook University 2014

TEACHING

 Instructor at Penn State, Spring 2010
     Intermediate Microeconomics (Online course, UG)
Teaching Assistant at Penn State, 2009 - 2013
     Mathematical Economics, Growth and Development, International Economics (UG);
     Health Economics (Master's)
Teaching Assistant at Duke U., Summer 2006
     Managerial Economics (MBA)

REFERENCES

■ Edward Green
      Professor of Economics, Pennsylvania State University
      eug2@psu.edu  (+1) 814 - 865 - 8493
■ James Jordan
      Professor of Economics, Pennsylvania State University
      jxj13@psu.edu    (+1) 814 - 865 - 2201
■ Bee Roberts
      Professor of Economics, Pennsylvania State University
      byr@psu.edu      (+1) 814 - 863 - 1996

MISCELLANEOUS

Grants and Fellowships
■ The Crawford Graduate Fellowship in Ethical Inquiry, 2014 - 2015
     Rock Ethics Institute at Penn State
■ Econometric Society World Congress 2015 Travel Grant
■ Graduate Assistantship at Penn State, 2009 - 2014

Research Assistantships
■ Prof. Michael Brandt, Fuqua School of Business at Duke U.
     High-frequency financial data analysis
■ Prof. Ahmed Khwaja, Fuqua School of Business at Duke U.
     Panel data analysis in health economics

Computing Skills
■ Matlab, Mathematica, STATA, R, Python