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Faculty and Staff

Kyungmin  Kim

Kyungmin Kim

Associate Professor, Economics

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Research Interests

  • Dynamic Games
  • Search Theory
  • Industrial Organization
  • Finance

Selected Publications

“The Coase Conjecture with Incomplete Information on the Monopolist's Commitment,” Theoretical Economics, Vol. 4, No. 1 (March 2009), pp. 17-44.

“Endogenous Market Segmentation for Lemons,” RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 43, No. 3 (Fall 2012), pp. 562-576.

“Information Acquisition in a War of Attrition,” with Frances Xu Lee American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol. 6, No. 2 (May 2014), pp. 37-78

“Honesty vs. Advocacy,” with Jonathan Pogach Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 105 (Sep. 2014), pp. 51-74.

“Public Offers in the Market for Lemons with Large Discounting,” Economics Letters, Vol. 130 (May 2015), pp. 63-65.

“Efficient Competition through Cheap Talk: The Case of Competing Auctions,” with Philipp Kircher Econometrica, Vol. 83, No. 5 (Sep. 2015), pp. 1849-1875.

“Information Spillovers, Gains from Trade, and Interventions in Frozen Markets,” with Braz Camargo and Ben Lester, Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 29, No. 5 (May 2016), pp. 1291-1329.

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, Economic, University of Miami, August 2010 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, July 2009 - August 2010


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2009
  • B.A., Economics, Seoul National University, 2004

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