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Working Papers

How Would AI Regulation Change Firms' Behavior? Evidence from Thousands of Managers (with Ben Larsen, Michael Webb, and Mariano-Florentino Cuellar).

The Evolving Impact of Robots on Jobs: Displacement to Augmentation (with Jong Hyun Chung).

Do University Entrepreneurship Programs Promote Entrepreneurship? (with Chuck Eesley). NBER report. revision requested from Strategic Management Journal.

In Institutions We Trust? Trust in Government and the Allocation of Entrepreneurial Intention (with Chuck Eesley). under review.

Social Media and Rigid Beliefs: Evidence from Impeachment of the President. revised and resubmitted at Journal of Comparative Economics.

Managing for Multiple Goals: Colleges, Faculty Research, and Student Learning (with Prashant Loyalka and Dinsha Mistree).

Selected Projects in Progress

Robots and Long Term Care (with Karen Eggleston and Toshiaki Iizuka).

Artificial Intelligence and Skill: Evidence from Chess (with Jay Bhattacharya).

AI Adoption and the Performance of Start Ups (with Wonjoon Kim et al.).

Technology and Jobs: Evidence from Cyber Breaches and Cyber Regulation (with Chuck Eesley, Zahra Hejrati, Christos Makridis).

Government Funding and the Innovation of Technology Startups (with Wonjoon Kim et al.).

How Do Firms Respond to an Aging Workforce ? (with Chang Keun Lee and Yeji Kee).

Journal Publications

Modern Management and the Demand for Technical Skill. Labour Economics, 2018, 55:328-343. (ungated version).

Government Guaranteed Small Business Loans and Regional Growth. Journal of Business Venturing, 2018, 33(1):70-83. (ungated version).

International Isolation and Regional Inequality: Evidence from Sanctions on North Korea. Journal of Urban Economics, 2018, 103:34-51. (ungated version). Selected media coverage: VOXEU column, KBS News (national broadcast in Korean), Stanford News, NKNews.

Information Technology in the Property Market (with Yuya Sasaki). Information Economics and Policy, 2018, 44:1-7.

The Persistence of Entrepreneurship and Innovative Immigrants (with Chuck Eesley). Research Policy, 2018. (ungated version).

Entrepreneurship, Small Businesses, and Economic Growth in Cities. Journal of Economic Geography, 2017, 17(2). (ungated version). Winner of Urban Land Institute Prize for best paper published in Journal of Economic Geography in 2017. ULI announcement. JoEG announcement.

Staffing Subsidies and the Quality of Care in Nursing Homes (with Andrew Foster), Journal of Health Economics, 2015, 41: 133-147. (ungated version). Online Appendix to the paper.

Organization of Disaster Aid Delivery: Spending Your Donations (with Vernon Henderson), Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2015, 63(4). Media: FSI Stanford News. (NBER Working Paper 17707).

School Districting and the Origins of Residential Land Price Inequality, Journal of Housing Economics, 2015, 28: 1-17. (ungated version).

Exams, Districts, and Intergenerational Mobility: Evidence from South Korea, Labour Economics, 2014, 29: 62-71. (ungated version).

Do Medicaid Wage Pass-through Payments Increase Nursing Home Staffing? (with Z. Feng, S. Kuo, O. Intrator, A. Foster, and V. Mor), Health Services Research, 2010, 45(3): 728-747.

Edited Volumes/Book Chapters/Book Reviews

Globalization, Culture, and Innovation in Korea, edited by Joon-Nak Choi, Yong Suk Lee, and Gi-Wook Shin. Routledge.

Lee, Yong Suk and Chuck Eesley. A Comparative Analysis of Asian versus Asian American Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Stanford University Alumni, In Globalization, Culture, and Innovation in Korea, edited by Joon-Nak Choi, Yong Suk Lee, and Gi-Wook Shin. Routledge.

Book Review of Uk Heo and Terence Roehrig’s South Korea’s Rise: Economic Development, Power, and Foreign Relations (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), Journal of Asian Studies, 2015.