Research

Working papers

The Unintended Consequences of Post-Disaster Policies for Spatial Sorting  (with Marcel Henkel and Pierre Magontier) Journal of Political Economy (Revise and Resubmit)




The Impacts of Asian Immigrants on School Performance and Local Housing Markets in the U.S. (with Amanda Ang and Siqi Zheng)



Unintended Pathways: The Impact of High-Speed Rail on Gender Equality in the Labor Market - Evidence from South Korea (with Narae Lee)



Selected Work-in-Progress


The Effect of Targeted Subsidies on the Location Choice of Housing Voucher Recipients: Horizontal Scaling of Small-Area Fair Market Rents (w/ Mike Eriksen, Guoyang Yang) Draft upon Request


Zoning and the Density of Urban Development  (with Matt Delventhal, Andrii Parkhomenko, and Jaehee Song


Peer-reviewed Academic Publication

[6] The Rise of E-commerce and Generational Consumption Inequality: Evidence from COVID-19 in South Korea [pdf] (w/ Hyunbae Chun and Dongyun Yang), Regional Science and Urban Economics, Volume 104, 2024


[5] Work from Home and Urban Structure (w/ Matt Delventhal, Andrii Parkhomenko), Built Environment, 49(3), 2023: 503-524


[4] Migration, Labor Markets, and Housing, Handbook of Labor, Human Resources and Population Economics (Springer), 2023 [pdf]


[3] JUE Insights: How Do Cities Change When We Work from Home? (w/ Matt Delventhal, Andrii Parkhomenko) , Journal of Urban Economics, 2022


[2] Learning with Differing-Ability Peers: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in South Korea (w/ Seungwoo Chin), The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 2022


[1] The Effect of Super Supermarket on the Entry and Exit of Retail Stores in Korea (w/ Hyunbae Chun), Korean Economic Review, 2016 (in Korean, Pre-doctoral)

Non-academic Writings

Zoning and the Density of Urban Development (with Andrii Parkhomenko, Matthew J Delventhal), Pacific Southwest Region 9 UTC, 2020/8/31


What Will Become of our Cities if Work-from-home Truly Becomes the New Normal?  University of Barcelona, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona, IEB Report 2021/1. (Editor: Jordi Jore-Monseny, Elisabet Viladecans-Marsal)


Harmonization of Cross-National Studies of Aging to the Health and Retirement Study – User Guide: Physical and Anthropometric Measurement (with Peifeng Hu) CESR Reports, Report No. 2018-001, Jan 2018


What Happens when Affordable Housing Comes to my Back Yard: Evidence from Los Angeles (with Rashad Ahmed, Andreas Aristidou, and Matthew E. Kahn