Myeong-Su Yun

Research Fellow

Inha University

Myeong-Su Yun is an associate professor at the Department of Economics, Inha University since March 2016. He received his Ph.D. from Rutgers University and was a post-doctoral fellow for two years (August 2000 - July 2002) at the CIBS Program in Human Capital and Productivity, Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario. Later he taught at the Department of Economics, Tulane University from July 2002.

He has studied various labor market issues and related econometrics techniques, including labor supply, wage differentials, decomposition analysis, earnings inequality, mobility and convergence, poverty, migration, and economies in transition. He has published in Economic Inquiry, Economics Letters, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, Journal of Population Economics, Review of Development Economics, Review of Income and Wealth and Sociological Methodology.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2002.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 11160
published in: R. Lensink, S. Sjogren, C. Wihlborg (eds): Paths for Sustainable Economic Development, Gothenburg, 2017, 81 - 96
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9715
published in: Research in Labor Economics (Income Inequality Around the World), 2016, 44, 179-212
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9381
published in: Pacific Economic Review, 2015, 20(4), 569-587
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8226
published in: European Journal of Development Research, 2014, 26 (4), 509–526
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6295
published in: European Journal of Development Research, 2017, 29(2), 476–492
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4853
published in: Social Science Research, 2010, 39 (4), 674-684
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3971
published in: Sociological Methodology, 2009, 39(1), 233-263
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3780
Byung-Goo Kang, Myeong-Su Yun