Young-Ro Yoon

Young-Ro Yoon

Associate Professor

313-577-3345

ed7847@wayne.edu

 656 W. Kirby, 2125 FAB

Website(s)

sites.google.com/view/youngro-yoon-wayne-state/home

Young-Ro Yoon

Department

Economics

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

Applied Microeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization

Education

  • Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2006
  • M.A. Economics, Seoul National University, Korea, 2000
  • B.A. Economics, Seoul National University, Korea, 1996

Awards and grants

Research Grant, Department of Economics, Wayne State University, 2009-2011

Travel Grant for Young Economist, 2008 Far Eastern Econometric Society Meeting  

Research Grant, Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington, 2006-2009 
 
T.A. Scholarship, Department of Economics, Cornell University, 2001-2006
 
Conference Travel Grant, Cornell University, October 2005, November 2004, June 2004
 
T.A. Scholarship, School of Economics, Seoul National University, 1999-2000
 
Junior Fellowship, Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies, 1994-1996
 
Undergraduate Fellowship, Seoul National University, 1993-1994
 
2004-2005 Outstanding Teaching Assistance Award, Department of Economics, Cornell University 
 
2003-2004 Outstanding Teaching Assistance Award, Department of Economics, Cornell University
 
Best Senior Thesis Award, School of Economics, Seoul National University, 1996
 
Graduation with Magna Cum Laude, Seoul National University, 1996
 
 

 

Selected publications

"Floating population and demand for movie theaters in metropolitan cities" with In Kyung Kim and Yoon-Jin Lee
: Hitotsubashi Journal of Economics, (2020) 61, 140-169.

"Strategic Information Disclosure to be imitated under Informational and Payoff Externality"
: Economic Bulletin, (2019), Volume 39, Issue 1, Pages 419-430

“Strategic Disclosure of Meaningful Information to Rival” 
: Economic Inquiry, (2017), Volume 55, Issue 2, Pages 806–824 

“Strategic Behavior in Acquiring and Revealing Costly Private Information” 
: International Review of Economics and Finance, (2015), Volume 39, Pages 133–148.
 
“Reverse Price Discrimination with Bayesian Buyers” (with Se Hoon Bang & Jaesoo Kim)
: Journal of Industrial Economics, (2014), Volume 62, Issue 2, pages 286–308.
 
“First versus Second-Mover Advantage with Information Asymmetry about the Profitability of New Markets” (with Eric Rasmusen)
: Journal of Industrial Economics, (2012), Volume 60, Issue 3, Pages 374-405. 
 
“Endogenous Timing of Actions under Conflict between Two Types of Second Mover Advantage”
: International Journal of Industrial Organization, (2009), Volume 27, Issue 6, Pages 728-738.
 

 

Currently teaching

ECO 7000 Microeconomic Theory I (4 credit)

ECO 2010 Principles of Microeconomics (4 credit)

 

 

 

 

Courses taught

ECO 7010 Microeconomic Theory II (4 credit) 

ECO 7000 Microeconomic Theory I (4 credit)

ECO 5270 Games of Strategies (4 credit)

ECO 2010 Principles of Microeconomics (4 credit)

ECO 7200 Industrial Organization (4 credit)