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  • Name Joo-Seop Kim
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· 1988  Ph.D. in Economics, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
· 1992  B.S. in Economics, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea


· 9/2008~Present  Director-General of the Office for Research Planning and    
· 3/2001~Present  Research Fellow, Korea Labor Institute
· 6/2003~2/2005  Director of the Research Planning and Coodination Office, KLI
· 7/1999~3/2001  Senior Researcher, Korea Research Institute for Vocational
Education and Training (KRIVET)
· 10/1998~6/1999  Post-doctoral Research Associate, Iowa State University, USA  
· 8/1993~12/1997  Research Assistant, Iowa State University  
· 8/1995~12/1997  Teaching Assistant, Iowa State University

Major Publications

· "Can Private School Subsidies Increase Schooling for the Poor?: the Quetta
Urban Fellowship Program", the World Bank Economic Review with Harold Alderman
and Peter F. Orazem (1999)
· "Can Cultural Barriers Be Overcome in Girls' Schooling?: the Community
Support Program in Rural Balochistan", the World Bank Working Paper Series on
Impact Evaluation of Education Reform #10 with Harold Alderman and Peter F.
Orazem (1998)
· "Design, Evaluation, and Sustainability of Private Schools for the Poor: The
Pakistan Urban and Rural Fellowship School Experiments", Economics of Education
Review with Harold Alderman and Peter F. Orazem (2003)