Curriculum Vitae  [ PDF /  HTML ]

  • Interests: Inequality, Development, Intergenerational Mobility, Human Capital Theory

Publications

  • 1. Inequality of Fear and Self-Quarantine: Is There a Trade-off between GDP and Public Health?
          [ Abstract /  Paper /  Slides ] with Sangmin Aum and Yongs Shin
  •      - NBER w27100, CEPR dp14679
         - COVID Economics: Vetted and Real-time Papers 14, pp. 143-174, May 2020
  •      - featured coverage in S.Korea: The Asia Business Daily,  Money Today,  Kookmin Ilbo,  Yonhap News
  • 2. Who is Afraid of Machines?
          [ Abstract /  Paper ] with Sotiris Blanas and Gino Gancia
  •      - Economic Policy forthcoming
  •      - featured coverage in The Telegraph
         - featured article in VoxEU
  • 3. On the Intergenerational Transmission of Economic Status
          [ Abstract /  Paper ] with Ananth Seshadri
  •      - JPE vol 127(2), pp. 855-921, Apr 2019
  • 4. Entrepreneurs, Managers and Inequality
          [ Abstract /  Paper ]
  •      - RED vol 32, pp. 42-67, Apr 2019
  • 5. Computerizing Industries and Routinizing Jobs: Explaining Trends in Aggregate Productivity
          [ Abstract /  Paper ] with Sangmin Aum and Yongs Shin,
          SE on
    The Consequences of Transformative Technical Progress for the Macroeconomy,
          JME vol 97, pp. 1-21, Aug 2018
  •      - featured article in VoxEU
  • 6. Economic Policy and Equality of Opportunity
          [ Abstract /  Paper ] with Ananth Seshadri,
  •      - EJ vol 128(612), pp. F114-F151, Jul 2018
           FI on
    Normative Ethics and Welfare
  •      - featured column in LSE Business Review
  • 7. Industrial and occupational employment changes during the Great Recession
          [ Abstract /  Paper ] with Sangmin Aum and Yongs Shin,
  •      - FRB St. Louis Review 99(4), pp. 307-317, 2017

Working Papers

Works in Progress

Teaching Materials