Suyong Song

Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Fields: Economics Ph: +82 2-3290-2215
Office: 교양관 532호
suyong-song@korea.ac.kr

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of California, San Diego
  • M.A., Economics, Korea University
  • B.A., Economics, Korea University

Fields of Interest

  • Econometrics, Corporate Finance, Empirical IO, Machine Learning, Social and Interfirm Networks

Job Experiences

  • Associate Professor, Economics, Korea University
  • Associate Professor, Economics and Finance, University of Iowa
  • Assistant Professor, Economics, University of Iowa
  • Assistant Professor, Economics, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Senior Economist, Korea Development Bank

Awards, Scholarships, and Fellowships

  • Korea-America Economic Association (KAEA) Award of Appreciation, 2022, KAEA
  • Tippie Research Excellence Grant, 2020, University of Iowa
  • Henry B. Tippie Research Fellowship, 2019-2022, University of Iowa
  • Professional Excellence in the Training of Economists Award for Graduate Student Advising, 2019, University of Iowa
  • Korea-America Economic Association (KAEA) Young Scholar Award, 2017, KAEA
  • Old Gold Summer Fellowship, 2016, University of Iowa
  • Research Excellence Award, Yoshio Niho Excellence Fund, 2013-2015, UWM
  • UCSD Tuition Scholarship, 2005-2010, UCSD
  • Economics Department Research Fellowship, Spring 2009, UCSD
  • Summer GSRship, 2007, UCSD
  • BK21 Fellowship, 2002-2004, Korea University

Publications

  • Kang-Pyo Lee and Suyong Song (2022), Developing Insights from the Collective Voice of Target Users in Twitter, Journal of Big Data (forthcoming)
  • Kyoo il Kim and Suyong Song (2022), Control Variables Approach to Estimate Semiparametric Models with Mismeasured Endogenous Regressors with An Application to U.K. Twin Data, Econometric Reviews, Vol. 41, 448-483
  • Suyong Song and Stephen Baek (2021), Body Shape Matters: Evidence from Machine Learning on Body Shape-Income Relationship, PLOS ONE, Vol. 16,  e0254785
  • Liqiong Chen, Antonio Galvao, and Suyong Song (2021), Quantile Regression with Generated Regressors, Econometrics, Vol. 9, 16
  • Omid Ardakani, N. Kundan Kishor, and Suyong Song (2018), Re-evaluating the Effectiveness of Inflation Targeting, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 90, 76-97
  • Antonio Galvao, Gabriel Montes-Rojas, Jose Olmo, and Suyong Song (2018), On Solving Endogeneity with Invalid Instruments: An Application to Investment Equations, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, Vol. 181, 689-716
  • Sergio Firpo, Antonio Galvao, and Suyong Song (2017), Measurement Errors in Quantile Regression Models, Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 198, 146-164
  • Antonio Galvao, Gabriel Montes-Rojas, and Suyong Song (2017), Endogeneity Bias Modeling Using Observables, Economics Letters, Vol. 152, 41-45
  • Kyoo il Kim, Amil Petrin, and Suyong Song (2016), Estimating Production Functions with Control Functions When Capital is Measured with Error, Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 190, 267-279
  • Suyong Song, with Susanne M. Schennach, and Halbert White (2015), Estimating Nonseparable Models with Mismeasured Endogenous Variables, Quantitative Economics, Vol. 6, 749-794
  • Suyong Song (2015), Semiparametric Estimation of Models with Conditional Moment Restrictions in the Presence of Nonclassical Measurement Errors, Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 185, 95-109
  • N. Kundan Kishor, Swati Kumari, and Suyong Song (2015), Time Variation in the Relative Importance of Permanent and Transitory Components in the U.S. Housing Market, Finance Research Letters, Vol. 12,  92-99

Working Papers

  • Sadia Farzana, Sun Hyung Kim, and Suyong Song (2022), The Impact of Family Income and Maternal Labor Supply on Child Achievement and Behavior
  • Justin Doty and Suyong Song (2022), Estimating Quantile Production Functions: A Control Function Approach
  • Sadia Farzana, Sun Hyung Kim, and Suyong Song (2021), The Intergenerational Transmission of Cognitive, Social and Noncognitive skills
  • Sadia Farzana and Suyong Song (2021), The Maternal and Sibling Spillover Effects in Educational Attainment
  • Omid Ardakani, Jason S. Beck, and Suyong Song (2021), Estimating Hedonic Models with Endogenous Marketing Time Using Quantile Regression without Excluded Instruments
  • Suyong Song and Brooke Wang (2021), Boardroom Networks and Corporate Investment
  • Omid Ardakani, N. Kundan Kishor, and Suyong Song (2021), Does Membership of the EMU Matter for Economic and Financial Outcomes?
  • Kyoo il Kim, Suyong Song, and Brooke Wang (2021), Optimal Investment and Tobin’s q with Dynamic Productivity
  • Jafar Namdar, Suyong Song, Jennifer Blackhurst, and Kang Zhao (2021), Predicting Nexus Suppliers to Prevent Cascading Supply Chain Disruptions
  • Kang-Pyo Lee and Suyong Song (2021), Informational Content of CEO Tweets and Stock Market Predictability
  • Suyong Song (2020), Nonseparable Triangular Models with Errors in Endogenous Variables
  • Justin Doty, Kyoo il Kim, and Suyong Song (2021), Identification of Production Functions with Multi-dimensional Unobservables in Input Decisions
  • Do Won Kwak and Suyong Song (2020), Simple Tests of Random Missing for Unbalanced Panel Data Models.

Conference and Seminar Presentations

  • 2021: 6th Annual Conference on Network Science and Economics, 2021 International Association for Applied Econometrics (IAAE) Annual Conference, 2021 Korean Economic Review (KER) International Conference, Yonsei University, Sogang University, Korea University, 2021 Financial Management Association (FMA) Annual Meeting, Indiana University
  • 2020: University of Iowa, The World Congress of the Econometric Society, The KAEA Virtual Seminar
  • 2019: Federal Reserve Bank at Kansas City, Georgia Institute of Technology, New York University (Stern School of Business), Econometrics Mini-conference at University of Iowa, North American Summer Meeting of Econometric Society at University of Washington, Joint Statistical Meetings at Denver, Korea University, Korea Development Institute, Canadian Econometrics Study Group, Midwest Econometrics Group Meeting at Ohio State University, Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association at Fort Lauderdale
  • 2018: University of Iowa (Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering), Conference on New Frontiers in Econometrics at Stamford, Joint Statistical Meetings at Vancouver, Midwest Econometrics Group at University of Wisconsin at Madison, Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association at Washington D.C., Microsoft Research in Redmond
  • 2017: International Conference on Recent Trends in Economics at Sungkyunkwan University, Asian Meeting of Econometric Society at Chinese University of Hong Kong,  Yonsei University, Seoul National University, 2017 International Association for Applied Econometrics (IAAE) Annual Conference at Sapporo, KEA-APEA 2017 conference, University of Texas-Austin
  • 2016: North American Summer Meeting of Econometric Society at University of Pennsylvania, Iowa Alumni Workshops at University of Iowa, KAEA-KEA Joint International Conference at Sogang University, Asian Meeting of Econometric Society at Kyoto University, University of Connecticut, Iowa State University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Midwest Econometrics Group at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, George Washington University, Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association at Washington D.C.
  • 2015: The 11th World Congress of the Econometric Society at Montr\'{e}al, Midwest Econometrics Group at Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
  • 2014: Ohio State University, New York Camp Econometrics IX, North American Summer
    Meeting of Econometric Society at University of Minnesota, Midwest Econometrics Group at University of Iowa, KAEA-KEA Joint International Conference at Yonsei University, University of Iowa
  • 2013: University of Minnesota, NSF-NBER CEME Conference (Inference in Non-Standard Problems) at Cornell University, North American Summer Meeting of Econometric Society at University of Southern California, European Meeting of Econometric Society at Gothenburg, Midwest Econometrics Group at University of Indiana
  • 2012: Joint Statistical Meetings at San Diego, KAEA-KEA Joint International Conference at Korea University, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • 2011: Econometric Society Winter Meeting at Denver, Econometric Society Winter Meeting at Denver (discussant), Korea University, Asian Meeting of Econometric Society at Korea University, North American Summer Meeting of Econometric Society at Washington University in St. Louis, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Conference in Honor of Hal White at UCSD, Midwest Econometrics Group at University of Chicago
  • 2010: University of New South Wales, Victoria University of Wellington, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, American University, Howard University,  Samsung Research Institute of Finance, Midwest Econometrics Group at  Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2009: University of California, San Diego