Young-Ro Yoon

Young-Ro Yoon

Assistant Professor

313-577-3345

yoonyr@wayne.edu

 656 W. Kirby, 2125 FAB

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Websites

http://clas.wayne.edu/yoon/

Young-Ro Yoon

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  •  Applied Microeconomics Theory, Industrial Organization

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • 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

 “Strategic Disclosure of Meaningful Information to Rival” 
: accepted at Economic Inquiry 

“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): Winter 2017

    ECO 2010 Principles of Microeconomics (4 credit): Winter 2017 

Courses taught

ECO 7010 Microeconomic Theory II (4 credit)

ECO 5270 Games of Strategies