Hyunseob Kim

Hyunseob Kim

Assistant Professor

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Faculty Area

Faculty Expertise

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Labor Economics

Contact

Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
607.255.8335
hk722@cornell.edu
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Biography

Professor Hyunseob Kim is an assistant professor of finance at the Johnson Graduate School of Management. His research covers topics in corporate finance and labor economics, such as the effects of asset and labor market frictions on corporate financial and investment policies and the effects of corporate governance, financial distress, and labor contracts on productivity, wages, and asset reallocations. His work has been published in leading academic journals in finance and economics, such as the Review of Financial Studies and the National Tax Journal. He received the Michael J. Brennan Best Paper Award from the Review of Financial Studies and the SFS Finance Cavalcade Award for Best Paper in Corporate Finance from the Society for Financial Studies. Professor Kim earned his PhD in business administration (finance) from Duke University, an AM in statistics from Harvard University, and a BBA in business administration from Seoul National University.


Selected Publications


Awards and Honors

  • Michael J. Brennan Best Paper Award (2016)
  • Small Grant Award (2016) Cornell University Institute of Social Sciences
  • Smith Family Business Research Pioneer Fund (2015) Johnson School of Management
  • Best Paper in Corporate Finance Award (2014) SFS Finance Cavalcade 2014
  • FSA ULaval Best Paper Award on Corporate Finance (2013) NFA 2013

Recent Courses

  • NMI 5000 - Directed Reading and Research
  • NBA 6060 - Evaluating Capital Investment Projects
  • NBA 6560 - Valuation Principles
  • NBAY 6560 - Valuations

Academic Degrees

  • Ph D Duke University, 2012
  • MA Harvard University, 2007
  • BBA Seoul National University, 2002
Hyunseob Kim