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Hyeok Jeong

Adjunct Associate Professor of Economics

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-3512
Office: KAP 306B

Personal Website


Ph.D. Economics, University of Chicago, 6/2000
B.A. Economics, Seoul National University, 1/1990

Academic Appointment, Affiliation, and Employment History

Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, 01/01/2000-  
Lecturer, University of Chicago, 01/01/1998-01/01/2000  
Consultant Economist, World Bank, 08/01/1998-03/01/1999  

Description of Research

Summary Statement of Research Interests

Professor Jeong researches inequality and poverty dynamics, economic growth and development and empirical model evaluations.

Research Specialties

Growth and Development, Inequality and Poverty Dynamics

Honors and Awards

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship, 1998-1999  
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fellowship, 1997-1998  

Service to the Profession

Professional Memberships

Joint Center for Poverty Research at Northwestern University and University of Chicago, 1998-  
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