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  • Name Dongwoo Kang
  • Departments Employment Policy Research Division
  • Position
  • Tel +82-44-287-6318
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Education

- Ph.D. in Geography, School of Geography and Development, University of
Arizona, August 2015
- M.A. in Economics, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development
(Regional Information Major), Seoul National University, August 2011
- B.A. in Economics, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural
Development, Seoul National University, February 2005

Career

- Director, Planning and Coordination Office, February 2021 - Present
- Director, the Center for Regional Employment Studies, February 2019 - Present
- Research Fellow, Korea Labor Institute, January 2020 - Present
- Associate Research Fellow, Korea Labor Institute, August 2015 - December 2019
- Research Assistant, Regional Economics And Spatial Modeling Laboratory
(REASM), University of Arizona, 2012 – 2015
- Research Assistant,  Brain Korea 21 project Global and Regional Economic
Analysis, Seoul National University, 2008 – 2011
- Teaching Assistant for Economic Geography (GEOG305), School of Geography and
Development, University of Arizona, Fall 2011
- Teaching Assistant for Application of Spatial Econometric Models (Graduate),
Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Seoul National
University, Fall 2010

Major Publications

- Website
https://sites.google.com/site/dwkang1982

- Ph.D. Dissertation
Essays on Spatial Externality and Spatial Heterogeneity in Applied Spatial
Econometrics, 2015, University of Arizona.

- PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLE
12. Dongwoo Kang and Sandy Dall'erba, 2016, "An Examination of the Role of
Local and Distant Knowledge Spillovers on the US Regional Knowledge Creation",
International Regional Science Review 39(4): 355-385.
11. Dongwoo Kang and Sandy Dall'erba, 2016, "Exploring the spatially varying
innovation capacity of the US counties in the framework of Griliches' knowledge
production function: a Mixed GWR approach", Journal of Geographical Systems
18(2): 125-157.
10. Dongwoo Kang, Seong Woo Lee, and Hyun Joong Kim, 2012, "Does Schwabe's
Hypothesis Hold in Korea: Empirical Evidence from the Characteristics Changes
of Homeownership Demand in Seoul Metropolitan Area", LHI Journal, 3(1): 23-32.
(in Korean)
09. Hyun Joong Kim, Dongwoo Kang, Deok Ho Cho and Seong Woo Lee, 2010,
"Disparity between Rural and Urban Living Area Based on Regional Interaction:
Focused on Busan-Ulsan mega city", Journal of Korean Society of Rural Planning,
16(4): 61-75. (in Korean)
08. Dongwoo Kang, Mi Young Kim, Deok Ho Cho, and Seong Woo Lee, 2010, "The
Effects of Urban Development Pressure on Agricultural Land Price: Application
of a Mixed GWR Model", Journal of Rural Development, 33(4): 63-83.
07. Hong Cheol Jin, Dongwoo Kang and Seong Woo Lee, 2010, "Changes in Housing
Tenure Rates and Housing Tenure Propensity in Seoul Metropolitan Area between
1995 and 2005", The Korea Spatial Planning Review, 66: 73-91. (in Korean)
06. Hyun Joong Kim, Dongwoo Kang and Seong Woo Lee, 2010, "The Change and
Regional Disparity of Elderly Housing Conditions in Rural Areas, 1995-2005",
Journal of Korean Society of Rural Planning, 16(1): 49-62. (in Korean)
05. Hong Cheol Jin, Dongwoo Kang and Seong Woo Lee, 2010, "A Study on the
Changing Factors of Minimum Housing Standard and Housing Density in Seoul
Metropolitan Area, 1995-2005", Housing Studies Review, 18(1): 41-68. (in Korean)
04. Hyung Baek Lim, Seong Woo Lee, Dongwoo Kang and Mi Young Kim, 2009, "A
study on the Traits of Multicultural Society of Rural Areas in Korea", Journal
of Agricultural Extension and Community Development, 16(4): 743-773. (in Korean)
03. Jung Tae Kim, Dongwoo Kang and Seong Woo Lee, 2009, "Epistemological
Understandings of Urbanism and Rurality", Journal of Korean Society of Rural
Planning, 15(3): 47-60. (in Korean)
02. Sang Ho Choi, Dongwoo Kang and Seong Woo Lee, 2009, "The Economic Effect on
Senior Well-being Village Project", Journal of Rural Tourism, 16(2): 107-130.
(in Korean)
01. Seong Woo Lee and Dongwoo Kang, 2008, "A Method of Estimating Longitudinal
Housing Consumption: Application of Immigrants’ Housing Career in the US",
Journal of the Korean Regional Science Association, 24(3): 87-125.

- BOOK CHAPTER
02. Sandy Dall’erba, Dongwoo Kang, Fang Fang, 2017, “On deriving reduced-form
spatial econometric models from theory and their Ws from observed flows:
example based on the regional knowledge production function”, Regional Research
Frontiers - Vol. 2, pp.127-139, Jackson R.  and Schaeffer P. (Eds.), Advances
in Spatial Science series, Springer International Publishing.
01. Seong Woo Lee, Dongwoo Kang, 2011, “Korean agricultural policies and its
progress direction”, Epistemological Understandings of the Change in Rural
Society, Seong Woo Lee and Eun Young Choi (Eds.), SNU Press. (in Korean)

- RESEARCH REPORT
07. Kyu-Young Lee, Dongwoo Kang, Young-Woo Koh, Yoo Bin Kim, Kiu-Sik Bae,
Hyungoo Shin, Jo-Yup Ahn, Sang-Bong Oh, Sang-Hoon Oh, Sun Jung Oh, Jong-Won
Woo, 2017, “Basic Employment Policy Plans for Jeju Special Self-Governing
Province”, Jeju Special Self-Governing Province.
06. Dongwoo Kang, Chung Choe, Jaeyong Lee, 2016, “A study on the employment
impact assessment of Global Smart City Test Project”, Employment impact
assessment study series, Korea Labor Institute.
05. Kyu-Young Lee, Dongwoo Kang, Young-Woo Koh, In Jun, 2016, “The structure of
regional youth labor markets and job creation plans: focused on Daegu region",
Korea Labor Institute.
04. Dongwoo Kang, 2016, “A Study on Developing and Constructing the Database of
Regional Employment Indicators: Focusing on Youth Employment Indicators”, Korea
Labor Institute.
03. Dongwoo Kang, 2016, “Interregional Migration and Its Impacts on Regional
Employment”, Korea Labor Institute.
02. Seung-Ryul Lee, Hae-Choon Lee, Charnim Park, Byung-Sik Kang, Dongwoo Kang,
2016, “An evaluation study on accident prevention programs of Korea
Occupational Safety & Health Agency”, Ministry of Employment and Labor, Korea.
01. Yoon-Gyu Yoon, Dongwoo Kang, Chung Choe, Deokjae Lee, 2015, “A study on the
employment impact assessment of Employment-Welfare Plus Centers”, Employment
impact assessment study series, Korea Labor Institute.