Byung-Cheol Kim

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office: Room 324, Old CE Building
Phone: 1+ 404.894.4912
Fax: 1+ 404.894.1890

Professor Byung-Cheol Kim received his Ph.D. of Economics at the Michigan State University. He is working as an Associated professor (with tenure) at the School of Economics in Georgia Institute of Technology. His research fields are Industrial Organization and Applied Microeconomics. He have published research works to highly respectable journals such as Rand Journal of Economics, American Economic Journal:Microeconomics, European Economic Review. He loves to teach and interact with students through the following courses: Microeconomics, Industrial Organization, Mathematical economics and Game Theory. The personal homepage is found at HERE.

Selected Publications

  • "Net Neutrality, Business Models, and Internet Interconnection"

    (with Jay-Pil Choi and Doh-Shin Jeon) American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 7(3): 104–141, 2015.

  • "Project Selection in NIH: A Natural Experiment from ARRA"

    (with Hyunwoo Park, Jeongsik Lee) Research Policy 44:1145-1159, 2015.

  • "Export Growth and Credit Constraints"

    (with Tibor Besedes and Volodymyr Lugovskyy) European Economic Review 70: 350–370, 2014

  • "Net Neutrality and Investment Incentives"
    (with Jay Pil Choi
    RAND Journal of Economics, Vol.41, No.3, Autumn 2010 pp. 446-471


  • "Signaling, Learning and Screening Prior to Trial: Informational Implications of Preliminary Injunctions"

    Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 29(5): 1085-1113, 2013 (with Thomas. D. Jeitschko)

  • "Dynamic Competition in Technological Investments: An Empirical Examination of the LCD Panel Industry "

    (with Jeongsik Lee, Young-Mo Lim) International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol.29, Issue 6, November 2011, pp.718-728.

  • "Customer Information Sharing: Strategic Incentives and New Implications"
    (with Jay Pil Choi) Journal of Economics and Management Strategy Vol. 19 Issue 2, 2010, pp.403-433.

Selected Working Papers

  • "Optimal Assurance Bonding: An Application to Shale Gas Extraction"

     (with Matthew Oliver) 

  • "The Economics of the Right to be Forgotten"

    (with Jin-Yeob Kim) 

  • "Net Neutrality, Network Capacity, and Innovation at the Edges"

      (with Jay-Pil Choi and Doh-Shin Jeon)  NET Working Paper Series 13-24. Submitted

  • "Platform Entry Strategy in Two-Sided Markets: Evidence from the Online Daily Deals Industry"

     (with Jeongsik "Jay" Lee and Hyunwoo Park) Submitted

Life at the Ivan Allen College School of Economics