Kyung Min Kang

PhD Candidate 2018-2019

Wyman 544E
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Thesis Title: "Essays on Human Capital Production and Measurement Error"  - Download Abstract (PDF)

Fields: Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Applied Microeconomics

Main Advisor: Nicholas Papageorge


"Parental Income, College Enrollment, and College Completion " (Job Market Paper)

"Teacher Expectations Matter" (with Nicholas W. Papageorge and Seth Gershenson), Revision Requested, Review of Economics and Statistics

"The Effect of SNAP and School Food Programs on Food Spending, Diet Quality, and Food Security: Sensitivity to Program Reporting Error" (with Robert Moffitt), Forthcoming, Southern Economic Journal

Other Activity:

NBER Research Assistant, June 2016 - Present
Research Assistant for Professor Robert Moffitt, June 2016 - Dec 2017


Articifial Intelligence, Automation, and the Economy, Spring 2018, TA
Industrial Organization, Spring 2017, TA
Econometrics, Spring 2015/2016, TA
International Trade, Fall 2015/2017, TA
International Monetary Economics, Fall 2018, TA
Monetary Analysis, Fall 2014, TA


Professor Nicholas Papageorge -
Professor Robert Moffitt-
Professor Michael Darden -