Soojin Kim


Soojin Kim

Assistant Professor

Research Area

Industrial Organization (Theory & Empirical), Platform and Internet Economics, Business Economics

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2018/07 to now        Assistant Professor, ShanghaiTech University, China

2018/05                    Ph.D. in Economics, Michigan State University

2015/05                    M.A. in Economics, Michigan State University

2013/02                    M.A. in Economics, Seoul National University, South Korea

2011/02                    B.A. in Economics (Magna Cum Laude), Ewha Womans University, South Korea

Selected Publications


           Working Papers

1. “Privacy, Information Acquisition, and Market Competition.”

2. “Paid Peering and Investment Incentives for Network Capacity and Content Diversity.” (Under Review)

3. “A Note of Caution on Using Hotelling Models in Platform Markets,” with Thomas Jeitschko and Aleksandr Yankelevich. (Submitted)

4. “Zero Rating and Vertical Content Foreclosure,”  with Thomas D. Jeitschko and Aleksandr Yankelevich.

5. “An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Net Neutrality on Investment for Last Mile Broadband,” with Olga Ukhaneva and Aleksandr Yankelevich.