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Jaesun Lee
Jaesun Lee

Assistant Professor

Department: Economics and Finance

+86-21-65982274

jaesunlee@tongji.edu.cn

  • 2012 – 2016, Ph.D. in Economics, Cornell University (NY, USA)
  • 2012 – 2015, M.A. in Economics, Cornell University (NY, USA)
  • 2010 – 2013, M.P.A. in Public Administration, Cornell University (NY, USA)
  • 2001 – 2007, Bachelor of Science, Seoul National University (Seoul, Korea)

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

  • 2016.10 – present, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, School of Economics and Management, Tongji University

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Behavioral Economics and Applied Microeconomics
  • Experiments in Labs and Fields
  • Relative Status, Competitive Work Incentives, Labor Supply

WORKING PAPERS

  • First-Place Loving and Last-Place Loathing: How Rank in the Distribution of Performance Affects Effort Provision (with D. Gill, V. Prowse and Z. Kissova)
  • How Competition Affect People Economically and Emotionally?
  • The Effect of Relative Performance Feedback on Risk-Taking Behaviors

WORK IN PROGRESS

  • Asymmetric Responses to Tax Changes: How the Tax Elasticity Differs in Cases of Tax Increases and Tax Decreases

TEACHING

  • Experimental Economics Seminar, 2016