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Jaeyong Yoo

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

Ph.D. Candidate


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
PhD Housing Management & Policy University of Georgia 2022
MA Economics Georgia State University 2017
MS Statistics Georgia State University 2017
MS Real Estate Georgia State University 2012


  • Working Papers
    • Predicting U.S. Migration Flows with Online SEarch Data
    • Determinants of Seller Behavior: A Test of Sell As-Is Property
  • Working in Progress
    • The Influences of Housing Costs on Inter-urban Migration
    • Family Social Networks and Housing Choices
    • Does Degree of Mix Matter? Key Performance Indicators in Mixed Use Residential Properties
    • Does Your Listing Agent's Age Matter?


  • RE 3010: Real Estate Principles (Georgia State University)
    • Spring 2015 (Online)
    • Fall 2015 (Online)
    • Spring 2016(In-person)

Prior Professional Positions

Organization Title Years of Service
Atlanta Regional Commission Intern 2019


Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Summer Research Grant UGA Graduate School 2021
Degree Accelerator Award UGA Graduate School 2021
Jan M. Hathcote Social Science Academic Support Fund UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences 2020


Organization Title Year(s) Service Type
Korean Tennis Club President and Founder 2019-2021

Advisory Committee

Patryk Babiarz (Chair)

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • R (Click here)
  • Python (Click here)
  • Stata
  • SAS
  • ArcGIS

Job Description

I am a Ph.D. candidate in Housing Management & Policy in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Georgia and expect to complete my degree in May 2022. 


  • Anong, S. T., Aboagye, J., & Yoo, J. (2022). Financial literacy and financial education in Africa. In G. Nicolini and B. J. Cude (Eds.), Handbook on Financial Literacy (pp. 420-437). Routledge. (Forthcoming)
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