Sun Youn LEE

Name
Sun Youn LEE 李 嬋娟
Academic Position and Education
2016-Present, Associate Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Meiji Gakuin University
2013-2015, Assistant Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Meiji Gakuin University
2013 Ph.D. in International Public Policy, Osaka University
Specialization
Applied Micro-Econometrics, Labor Economics, Behavioral Economics
Courses
Labor Economics and Public Policy
Behavioral Economics and Public Policy
Quantitative Methods
Advanced Research Analysis
Regional Economic Development
Labor Market in the Global Economy
Research Project
Graduation Seminar/Workshop
Research Topics
Human Capital and Labor Market Outcomes
Effects of Noncognitive Skills
Publications and Awards
  • “Is Being Agreeable a Key to Success or Failure in the Labor Market?” 2018, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Forthcoming, Available Online from May 8, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2018.01.003 (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “How Conscious Are You of Others? Further Evidence on Relative Income and Happiness” March 2018, ISER DP, No.1022 (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “Relative Income, Relative Consciousness, and Happiness” 2017, in Work and Happiness , Joint Research Report 17-34-01, National Research Council for Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences, Chapter 6, pages 136-165, Seoul: Korean Labor Institute (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “Article Today: Silvia Mendolia and Ian Walker–Youth Unemployment and Personality Traits” September 2016, Ronbun Today, The Japanese Journal of Labour Studies, No.674, pages 86-87.
  • “Is Being Agreeable a Key to Success or Failure in the Labor Market?” February 2016, ISER DP No. 960 (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “Addendum: Second-to-Fourth Digit Ratio and the Sporting Success of Sumo Wrestlers” 2016, in Behavioral Economics of Preferences, Choices, and Happiness, S. Ikeda, H. Kato, F. Ohtake and Y. Tsutsui Eds., Part Ⅶ Biological Foundation, Section 23, Springer (coauthored with Rie Tamiya and Fumio Ohtake).
  • “Reciprocity, Altruism, and Implicit Worldviews” June 17, 2016, Conference Paper, Applied Economics Workshop, Keio University, Available Online (https://ies.keio.ac.jp/en/seminars/seminars-category/seminars-2016/?appliedeconomics) (coauthored with Masao Ogaki and Fumio Ohtake).
  • “The Effect of Personality Traits and Behavioral Characteristics on Schooling, Earnings and Career promotion” 2015 winter, RIETI Highlight 52 (Noryoku-no Souzou-to-Hakkun).
  • “Are Individuals Rational and Self-interested? From the Perspective of Behavioral Economics”2015, in The Annual Report of the Institute for International Studies, Meiji Gakuin University, 18, pages 83-86.
  • “Procrastinators and Hyperbolic Discounters: Transition Probabilities of Moving from Temporary into Regular Employment” 2014, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, vol. 34, issue C, pages 291-314 (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “The Effects of Non-cognitive Abilities on Labor Market Outcomes” 2014, The Japanese Journal of Labour Studies, Performance Evaluation of Japanese Workplace in the 2010s, No.650 (September).
  • “Worldviews and Altruistic Behavior: An Experimental Study” 2014, Proceeding the 8th Annual Meeting, Journal of Behavioral Economics and Finance (coauthored with H. Akabayashi, A. Kamesaka, B.Y. Kim, H.U. Kwon, H.S. Lim, M. Ogaki, and F. Ohtake, Xiangyu Qu).
  • “The Effect of Personality Traits and Behavioral Characteristics on Schooling, Earnings and Career promotion” 2014, RIETI Discussion Paper Series 14-E-023 (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “Altruistic Economic Behaviors and Implicit Worldviews: a Progress Report” 2013, Proceeding the 7th Annual Meeting, Journal of Behavioral Economics and Finance (coauthored with B. Y. Kim, H. U. Kwon, H. S. Lim, M. Ogaki, and F. Ohtake).
  • “Mother’s Employment in Early Childhood and Child’s Educational Attainment” 2013, Conference Paper, Online Available at http://cis.ier.hit-u.ac.jp/English/society/130303jwen/kohara.pdf (coauthored with Kohara Miki).
  • “Second-to-Fourth Digit Ratio and the Sporting Success of Sumo Wrestlers” 2012, Evolution and Human Behavior, vol. 33, no. 2, pages 130-136 (coauthored with Rie Tamiya and Fumio Ohtake).
  • “The Effect of Personality Traits and Behavioral Characteristics on Schooling, Earnings and Career promotion” 2012, Proceeding the 6th Annual Meeting, Journal of Behavioral Economics and Finance (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “A Behavioral Economic Analysis of Dispatched Workers (Haken-rodousya-no-keizaiteki-bunseki)” 2011, In “Hiseki-Rodou-Kaikaku―Nihon-No-Hatarakikatawo-Ikani-Kaeruka”, pages 141-160, Tokyo: Nihon-Hyoron-Sya (coauthored with Fumio Ohtake).
  • “Social Capital” 2010, In “NPO White Paper 2010”, Center for Nonprofit Research and Information, Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University.“The Trends in International Students in Korea (Kankoku-ni-okeru-ryugaku-no-dokou)” 2009, In “Ryugakuse-30manin-jidaiwo-mukete”, International Office for Planning and Program, Osaka University, pages 35-49.
  • “Report on Innovation Initiatives of Korean Society (Kankoku-no-Syakai-Inovesyon-Ni-Kansuru-Sisatsuhokoku)” 2009, Economic and Social Research Institute, Cabinet Office. Joint Research Project Series no.6, pages 57-81.
【Awards】

  • 2012 Honorable Mention by Association of Behavioral Economics and Finance
  • 2013 Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award by Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University
【Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)】

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A), A Behavioral Economic Analysis of Labor Market Performance Associated with Economic Worldviews, Altruism, and Personality Traits, 2014~2019, Co-researcher
  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B), Analysis of Mechanisms behind of the Effects of Noncognitive Skills on Labor Market Outcomes, 2015~2018, Representative

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