Seonghoon Kim

Research Affiliate

Singapore Management University


Seonghoon Kim is an assistant professor of economics at Singapore Management University.

He received his B.A. degree in economics from Sogang University in 2007 and a Ph.D. degree in economics from the Ohio State University in 2013. He has been working in the area of labor, health, and development economics using both observational and experimental data. His current research includes the analysis of health insurance and means-tested welfare policies as well as the role of non-cognitive skills in the labor market.

Seonghoon Kim joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in August 2017.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 13184
Seonghoon Kim, Kanghyock Koh
forthcoming in: Economic Inquiry
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5526
published in: Econmic Development and Cultural Change, 2014, 62 (3), 519-36.