Jungmin Lee
Research Fellow

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too w Lee Jungmin Lee is currently a professor in the Department of Economics, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea. He was previously an assistant professor at University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, Florida International University and an associate professor at Sogang University.

He received his Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Texas at Austin in May of 2004. His dissertation studies group decision-making processes, with emphasis on intra-household resource allocation mechanism. He attempted to identify unobservable underlying decision-making processes by exploiting cultural and institutional peculiarities. His general research interests are in labor economics and applied microeconomics.

He joined IZA as a research affiliate in December 2003 and became a Research Fellow in March 2006.
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IZA World of Labor article: The labor market in South Korea, 20002016
IZA Discussion Papers:
No. Author(s)
10592  Albert Young-Il Kim
Jungmin Lee
Does Single Motherhood Hurt Infant Health among Young Mothers?
8077  Daniel S. Hamermesh
Daiji Kawaguchi
Jungmin Lee
Does Labor Legislation Benefit Workers? Well-Being after an Hours Reduction
(published in: Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2017, Vol. 44, 1-12)
7567  Byung-Yeon Kim
Syngjoo Choi
Jungmin Lee
Sokbae Lee
Kyunghui Choi
Do Institutions Affect Social Preferences? Evidence from Divided Korea
(forthcoming in: Journal of Comparative Economics, 2017)
6700  Daiji Kawaguchi
Jungmin Lee
Daniel S. Hamermesh
A Gift of Time
(published in: Labour Economics, 2013, 24, 205-216)
6199  Jungmin Lee
Daiji Kawaguchi
Daniel S. Hamermesh
Aggregate Impacts of a Gift of Time
(published in: American Economic Review, 2012, 102(3), 612-616)
5512  Jungmin Lee
Sokbae Lee
Does It Matter Who Responded to the Survey? Trends in the U.S. Gender Earnings Gap Revisited
4761  Gulcin Gumus
Jungmin Lee
The ART of Life: IVF or Child Adoption?
(revised version published as 'Alternative Paths to Parenthood: IVF or Child Adoption?' in: Economic Inquiry, 2012, [View])
3903  Nejat Anbarci
Jungmin Lee
Speed Discounting and Racial Disparities: Evidence from Speeding Tickets in Boston
1974  Jungmin Lee
American Idol: Evidence of Same-Race Preferences?
(published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Contributions to Analysis and Policy, 2009, 9 (1), Article 28, 2009.)
1815  Daniel S. Hamermesh
Jungmin Lee
Stressed Out on Four Continents: Time Crunch or Yuppie Kvetch?
(published in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2007, 89 (2), 374-383)
1345  Jungmin Lee
Prize and Risk-Taking Strategy in Tournaments: Evidence from Professional Poker Players
1323  Jungmin Lee
Sibling Size and Investment in Children's Education: An Asian Instrument
(published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2008, 21 (4), 855 - 875)
1257  Jungmin Lee
Outlier Aversion in Evaluating Performance: Evidence from Figure Skating
(published as 'Outlier Aversion in Subjective Evaluation: Evidence From World Figure Skating Championships' in: Journal of Sports Economics, 2008, 9 (2), 141-159)
1250  Jungmin Lee
Observable and Unobservable Household Sharing Rules: Evidence from Young Couples' Pocket Money
(published under revised title in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2007, 55 (3), 557-582)