Hanol Lee

Hanol Lee

Current Position: Associate Professor, Research Institute of Economics and Management, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics

Email: hanollee@swufe.edu.cn; hanollee@hanollee.com


Ph.D. in Economics, Korea University, 2017.

M.A. in Economics, Korea University, 2012.

B.S. in Industrial Engineering and B.A. in Economics, Korea University, 2010.

Research Interests

Machine learning, human capital, education, growth and development, applied econometrics.

Publications (Google Scholar, Web of Science Profile, Scopus Profile)

Human Capital in the Long Run (with Jong-Wha Lee), Journal of Development Economics, 122, 2016.

Effects of Educational Mismatch on Wages in the Korean Labor Market (with Jong-Wha Lee and Eunbi Song), Asian Economic Journal, 30(4), 2016.

Human Capital and Income Inequality (with Jong-Wha Lee), Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 23(4), 2018.

Output Cost of Gender Discrimination in the Korean Labour Market, Pacific Economic Review, 24(5), 2019.

Legal Entitlement and Empowerment of Marriage Immigrants in Korea (with Dainn Wie), Feminist Economics, 26(3), 2020.

Patterns and Determinants of Intergenerational Educational Mobility: Evidence Across Countries (with Jong-Wha Lee), Pacific Economic Review, 26(1), 2021.

Working Papers

What Drives the Performance of Chinese Urban and Rural Secondary Schools: A Machine Learning Approach using PISA 2018, revise and resubmit at Cities.

Climate Change, Corruption, and Business Bribes in South Asia (with Toure Moumbark), revise and resubmit at Finance Research Letters.

Why East Asian students perform better in mathematics than their peers: An investigation using a machine learning approach (with Jong-Wha Lee), under review.

Determinants of Differences in Economic Growth between CFA and Non-CFA franc using Countries of Africa (with Abalou O. Eoulam), under review.

The Belt and Road Initiative and Economic Development in Thailand: A Synthetic Control Method (with Abalou O. Eoulam), under review.

Educational Quality and Disparities in Income and Growth across Countries (with Jong-Wha Lee).

Impact of School Accessibility on Educational Attainments of Girls: Sanitary Towels Program in Kenya (with Yuqing Wang)

Data Sets

Data Sets on Long-Run Enrollment Ratios and Educational Attainment


Postgraduate: Economic Research and Practice (Machine Learning)

Undergraduate: Applied Econometrics, Econometrics, Microeconomics

Undergraduate and Graduate Thesis Advising

Letter of Recommendation Policy

A Word Cloud from my Publications and Working Papers