Research Staffs
Kim, Hyun-A 사진
Kim, Hyun-A Director

044-414-2214

Major

Public Economics, Urban Economics

Research Areas

Fiscal policy, Fiscal federalism, Intergovernmental relation across levels of governments, Government expenditure,

Academic Ability
  • Visiting Scholar, Institute of Real Estate Studies, National University of Singapore, 2010. 9 - 2011.8
    Ph.D. (Economics), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001
    (Thesis Advisor: Jan K. Brueckner)
Career
  • Performance Evaluator, Ministry of National Defense, 2021.7~ 2023.6
    National Economic Advisory Council, Sub council on lovelihood economy, 2021.6~2022.5
    Presidential committee on Autonomy and Decentralizaion, Fiscal expenditure measure TF memeer, 2020.7~
    Performance evalutor, Ministy of Economy and Finance, 2020.4~2022.4
    The Korea Lottery Commission, Commissioner, 2020.4~2022.4
    Presidential committee on Agriculture and fishery, Commissioner 2019.9~
    Presidential committee on Autonomy and Decentralizaion, 2nd Fiscal decentralizaition TF member, 2019.9~2020.12
    Advisor for Ministry of Public Safety and Security, 2016.3 ~
    Committee Member of Feasibility Study, Ministry of Oceans and Fishery, 2016.4~
    Advisor for Midterm Budget Planning, City of Seoul, 2014.8~2015.12
    Advisor for Presidential Committee on Regional Development, 2013.11 ~
    Committee Member of Government Regulation, Ministry of the Interior, 2017.4 ~
    Committee Member of Conflict Management, Ministry of Strategy and Finance, 2017.4 ~
    Committee Member of Midterm Tax Planning, Ministry of Strategy and Finance, 2016~
    Committee Member of Government Extra Budget Fund, Ministry of Strategy and Finance, 2012 ~
    Performance Evaluator, Ministry of Strategy and Finance, 2016.4 ~
    Committee Member of Feasibility Study, Sejong Province, 2014.12 ~ 2015.4.
    Advisor for Midterm Budget Planning, Sejong Province, 2014.12 ~ 2016.12
    Advisor for Ministry of the Interior, 2013~
    Performance Evaluator, Ministry of Construction and transportation, 2008.1 ~ 2010.9
    Performance Evaluator, Ministry of Construction and transportation, 2008.1 ~ 2010.9
    Performance Evaluator, Prime Minister’s Office, 2008.1 ~ 2010.9
    Advisor for Korea Independent Commission against Corruption (KICAC), 2007.3 ~ 2010.9
    Advisor for National Midterm Fiscal Policy, Ministry of Strategy and Finance, 2005.4 ~
    Advisor for local tax and administration, The Board of Audit and Inspection BAI), 2005
    Advisor for development impact fee, Ministry of Construction and Transportation (MOCT), 2005.6~2005.12
    Research Fellow, Seoul Institute, 2001.8~2002.6

    **Editorial Board member

    The Korea Local Administraiton Review(2018.3~) Korean Journal of Public Finance(2008.2~),
    The Korean Journal of Local Finance(2008.1~), Korea Local Tax Association(2013.2)

    ** Refereeing journals

    Korean Journal of Public Finance, Korean Economic Review, Review of Fiscal Studies
    Korean Appraisal Review, Korea Review of Applied Economics, Seoul Studies, The Korean Journal of Local Public Finance, Journal of Real Estate Analysis
Book & Thesis
  • Hyun-A Kim, Dongwon Lee, Sangwon Park, “Budget Committee and Intergovernmental Transfer: Evidence from South Korea”
    ☞ Economic Inquiry (ISSN 0095-2583, forthcoming, acceptance April 2020), 2020

    “Fiscal decentralization and intergovernmental fiscal relations in Korea”, UN ESCAP, 2020

    “Fiscal decentralization and inclusive growth in Asia”, Chapter 6: Inclusive growth and decentralization in Korea, edited by Junghun Kim and Sean Dougherty, Round Table of the Network on Fiscal Relations in Asia, OECD and KIPF (2019)

    “Inclusive Growth and decentralization in Korea”, Chapter 7 in 『Fiscal decentralization and inclusive growth』, edited by Junghun Kim and Sean Dougherty, OECD Fiscal Federalism Studies, KIPF and OECD (2018)

    “Local governance and under stress: Korean local tax system and local public finance (chapter 9)”, edited by EROPA Local government center, Tokyo, Japan, July 2009

    “Contemporary needs regarding general and earmarked grants in Korea: Assessment", General grants versus earmarked grants: Theory and Practice, Chapter 10, pp.263-282, Korea Institute of Public Finance and the Danish Ministry of Interior and Health, 2009

    Brueckner, J. and H. Kim, "The Property Tax and Urban Sprawl“
    ☞ International Tax and Public Finance 10, 5-23, 2003

    Brueckner , J. and H. Kim, "Land Market in the Harris-Todaro model: A new factor equilibrating rural-urban migration"
    ☞ Journal of Regional Science, August 2001, Vol 41. No.3, 507-520

    2001.8 Essays on Urban Economics,
    (“Harris-Todaro model with a land market”, “The property tax and urban sprawl”, “Urban sprawl and the property tax: evidence on the spatial size of cities ”)
Research Report
  • Local fiscal consolidation in Korea: Debt and liabilities of local public enterprises 2013
Finance Forums
Policy Report
  • Planning and budgeting in Korea and selected Asian countries 2014.2
report
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