Anna Myunghee Kim


Anna Myunghee Kim was a Research Associate at IZA (2009-2011).

She holds a DPhil in Human Geography from Oxford University, and a BA Honours degree in Sociology from the University of Manchester. Her research interests cross disciplinary boundaries of Population Geography, Urban Sociology, Development Studies, Political Economy of Gender, and Demography. Prior to joining IZA in October 2009, she was a researcher in the School of Geography & the Environment at Oxford.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 6260
published in: International Journal of Manpower, 2013, 34 (1), 39-55.

This paper's main purpose is to gauge immigrants' demand for social assistance and services and identify the key barriers to social and labor market inclusion of immigrants in the European Union. The data from an online primary survey of experts from organizations working on immigrant integration in the EU is...

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5214

This paper examines an atypical south-north labour migration that emerged in the post-socialist international migration system: China-to-South Korea ethnic labour migration. Over the past decade, South Korea has experienced an unprecedented increase in the arrival of foreign labour. The majority of workers come from the People's Republic of China. Based...

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5134

This paper provides an evaluation of the status of migrant workers in Germany amidst the global financial crisis. Findings of the study are drawn from the latest available data on the labour market performance of native-German and non-German migrant workers as well as other socioeconomic integration measures of the receiving...