Soohyung (Soo) Lee                                                            [home]


     forthcoming at Economics Letters

College Major and Female Labor Supply (with Jihye Kam)
     "Strategic, Policy and Social Innovation for a Post-Industrial Korea," edited by Joon Nak Choi, Yong Suk Lee, and Gi-Wook Shin, Routledge, Ch.6

     Singapore Economic Review, 2018, 63(1), 1-25. (lead article)

     Eonomics Letters, 2017, 154, 48-50.
     cited in Quartz

     Economic Inquiry, 2017, 55(2), 633-654. (lead article)
     cited in Marginal Revolution

     Journal of Applied Econometrics, 
2016, 31(6), 1120-1139.
     this paper is based on, but with significant revision, the first chapter of my thesis 
     titled “Preferences and Choice Set Constraints in Marital Sorting.”

    (with Seokjin Woo, and Kyunghee Kimonline appendix
    Economics Letters, 2015, 137, 195-199.

    Experimental Economics, 2015, 18(4), 731-755.
    cited in Freakonomics, Slate, Quartz, and Wall Street Journal
    earlier version of this paper was circulated as NBER WP# 17340

     IZA World of Labor, October 2015

    Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2015, 43(1) 47-58.

    Economics Letters, September 2014, 124(3), 474-477.
    cited in Pacific Standard, the Week Magazine

    (with Azeem Shaikh) 
    Journal of Applied Econometrics, June/July 2014, 29(4), 612-626.

    American Economic Review, P&P, May 2014, 104(5), 365-369.

Overeducation in the Korean Labor Market: Evidence from Young Workers (with Sungjin Cho)
    Journal of Economic Research, May 2014, 19-41.

    (with Fedor Iskhakov, Terence Johnson, David McArthur, John Rust, and Joel Watson)
    edited by Zvika Neeman, Alvin Roth, Nir Vulkan, the Oxford Handbook of Market Design (2013)

    Journal of Development Economics, March 2013, 148-166.

    Journal of Human CapitalSeptember 2012, 224-250. 
    cited in USA Today

Self-Control and Provision of Education Subsidies
    Journal of Economic Research, May 2012, 61-76.

Working Papers
[contact me for latest versions]

College Admissions as Non-Price Competition (with Christopher Avery and Alvin Roth)
    [version 2014, NBER WP# 20774]

All or Nothing? The Impact of Gender Composition on Effort and Academic Achievement 
    (with Lesley Turner, Seokjin Woo, and Kyunghee Kim)
    [version 2014, NBER WP# 20722]

Impact of Economics Crisis on Fertility and Birth Outcomes (with Chiara Orsini)

Endogenous Market Formation: Theory and Evidence from the Student-College Matching in Chile 
   (with Ricardo Espinoza and Hector Lopez)

Does Collaboration Improve Female Representation in Academic Fields? 
   (with Ben Malin)