Na Young Lee

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Na Young Lee, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics

2446 Carl H. Lindner Hall


Na Young is an Assistant Professor in Economics at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business.

Research Interest

Institution:  University of Southern California
Completed:  2009
Degree:  PhD

Published Contributions
Na Young Lee, Roger Moon, Qiankun Zhou,  (2017). Many IVs estimation of dynamic panel regression models with measurement error. Journal of Econometrics, 251-259.

Na Young Lee, Geert Ridder, John Strauss,  (2017). Estimation of Poverty Transition Matrices with Noisy Data. Journal of Applied Econometrics.

Na Young Lee, Roger Moon, Martin Weidner,  (2012). Analysis of Interactive Fixed Effects Dynamic Linear Panel Regression with Measurement Error. Economics Letters.

Research in progress
Title: Heterogeneous Income Profiles Model with Fixed Effects:  Incorporating Health Shocks as an Application
Description: We analyze the extent to which different sources of labor income shocks account for the persistence and variation of composite income shocks based on the Heterogeneous Income Profiles Model.
Status: Writing Results
Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Measurement Error and Its Impact on Estimates of Income and Consumption Dynamics
Description: This paper examines whether reported income and consumption generate biases for studies on economic mobility and poverty dynamics.
Status: Writing Results
Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Reporting Gaps of the Inter‑vivo Transfers between Adult Children and Old Parents.
Description: This study uses a dyadic survey structure of the Korean Labor and Income Panel Study (KLIPS) data to gauge the accuracy of the inter-vivo transfers and time use variables.
Status: Writing Results
Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Threshold Effect of Scale and Skill in Active Mutual Fund Management
Description: We apply threshold estimation techniques to study the size-performance relationship in the US mutual fund industry.

Title: Heterogeneous Income Profiles Model with Fixed Effects: Incorporating Labor Income Shocks
Organization: Asian and Australasian Society of Labour Economics
Location: Seoul
Year: 2018

Title: Economic Slowdown and Son Preference: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis
Organization: Southern Economic Association
Location: Washington D.C.
Year: 2018