Yunmi Kong

Yunmi Kong Economics Faculty at Rice University

Yunmi Kong

Assistant Professor of Economics

Yunmi Kong is an Assistant Professor of Economics who joined Rice in 2016 after receiving her Ph.D. from New York University. Her research interests include empirical industrial organization and applied microeconometrics. Her latest work focuses on the empirical analysis of auctions including recent applications relating to the leasing of oil and gas tracts. 

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Ph.D., Economics, New York University, 2016
A.B., Economics, Princeton University, 2008

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Empirical Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconometrics, Applied Microeconomics