Research and Scholarly Interests
International Trade and Policy
Environmental and Resource Economics
Applied Econometrics including Time-Series Analysis
2004 Ph.D. Resource Economics, Michigan State University
2004 MA Economics, Michigan State University
1993 MA Economics, Korea University
1991 BA Economics, Hanyang University
Baek, J. (2016). A new look at the FDI–income–energy–environment nexus: Dynamic panel data analysis of ASEAN. Energy Policy, 91, 22-27.
Bahmani-Oskooee, M. & Baek, J. (2016). Do exchange rate changes have symmetric or asymmetric effects on the trade balance? Evidence from U.S.-Korea commodity trade. Journal of Asian Economics, 45, 15-30.
Baek, J. (in press, 2016). Analyzing Long-Run Relationships between Exports and Imports Revisited: Evidence from G-7 Countries. Economics Bulletin.
Baek, J. (in press, 2016). Do Nuclear and Renewable Energy Improve the Environment?: Empirical Evidence from the United States. Ecological Indicators.
Bocklet, J. & Baek, J. (in press, 2016). Do oil price changes have symmetric or asymmetric effects on unemployment?: Empirical evidence from Alaska. Energy Sources, Part B: Economics, Planning and Policy.
Raines, R. & Baek, J. (in press, 2016). The recent evolutin of the U.S., Beveridge curve: evidence from the ARDL approach. Review of Economics & Finance.
Baek, J. (2015). Empirical Evidence on Korea's Import Demand. Research in Applied Economics, 7 (2), 11-20.
Baek, J. (2015). Environmental Kuznets curve for CO2 emissions: the case of Arctic countries. Energy Economics, 50, 13-17.
Molina, A. & Baek, J. (2015). Analyzing Factors Affecting U.S. College Textbook Prices. Review of Economics & Finance, 5, 35-42.
Bahmani-oskooee, M. & Baek, J. (2015). The Marshall-Lerner condition at commodity level: Evidence from Korean-U.S. trade. Economics Bulletin, 35 (2), 1136-1147.
Snigaroff, R. & Baek, J. (2015). Fund Hiring Rules and Investment Firms. Journal of Investing, 24 (3), 7-16.
Baek, J. & Seo, J.Y. (2015). A Study on Unobserved Structural Innovations of Oil Price: Evidence from Global Stock, Bond, Foreign Exchange and Energy Market. Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, 18 (1)., doi: 10.1142/S0219091515500046.
Edinger, T. & Baek, J. (2015). The Role of Property Rights in Bycatch Reduction:Evidence from the British Columbia Groundfish Fishery. Fisheries Research, 168, 100-104.
Baek, J. (2015). A panel cointegration analysis of CO2 emissions, nuclear energy and income in major nuclear generating countries. Applied Energy, 145, 133-138.
Umekwe, M. & Baek, J. (in press, 2015). Does Oil Prices Really Matter to U.S. Shale Oil Production? Energy Sources, Part B: Economics, Planning and Policy.
Bahmani-Oskooee, M., Baek, J., & Hegerty, S. (in press, 2015). GARCH-Based Versus Traditional Measures of Exchange-Rate Volatility: Evidence from Korean Industry Trade. International Journal of Trade and Global Markets.
Baek, J. (2014). Exchange rate effects on Korea–U.S. bilateral trade: A new look. Research in Economics/Ricerche Economiche, 68 (3), 214-221.
Baek, J. & Pride, D. (2014). On the Income-Nuclear Energy-CO2 Emissions Nexus Revisited. Energy Economics, 43, 6-10.
Baek, J. & Koo, W. W. (2014). On the Upsurge of U.S. Food Prices Revisited. Economic Modelling, 42, 272-276.
Samuel, T. & Baek, J. (in press, 2014). Can Oil Tax Policy Change Exploration Levels?: Empirical Evidence from Alaska Oil Legislation. Energy Sources, Part B: Economics, Planning and Policy.
Bahmani-Oskooee, M. & Baek, J. (2014). Further Evidence on Orcutt's Hypothesis Using Korean-US Commodity Data. Applied Economics Letters, 1-8, doi: 10.1080/13504851.2014.972539.
Chi, J. & Baek, J. (2014). Identifying the policy implications of barge shipments of grains on the US inland waterway system: the case of corn movements on the Mississippi waterway. Maritime Policy & Management.
Benshoof, C. & Baek, J. (2014). Politics, Environment, and Fisheries: Empirical Evidence from Pacific Salmon Fisheries. Natural Resource Modelling.
Baek, J. & Gweisah, G. (2013). Does Income Inequality Harm the Environment? Empirical Evidence from the United States? Energy Policy, 62, 1434-1437.
Baek, J. & Kim, H. S. (2013). Is economic growth good or bad for the environment? Empirical evidence from Korea. Energy Economics, 36, 744-749.
Kim, H. S. & Baek, J. (2013). Assessing Dynamics of Crude Oil Import Demand in Korea. Economic Modelling, 35, 260-263.
Baek, J. (2013). Does the exchange rate matter to bilateral trade between Korea and Japan? Evidence from commodity trade data. Economic Modelling, 30, 856-862.
Chi, J. & Baek, J. (2013). Dynamic relationship between air transport demand and economic growth in the United States: A new look. Transport Policy, 29, 257-260.
Baek, J. & Chi, J. (2012). A Dynamic Demand Analysis of the United States Air-passenger Service. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 48, 755-761.
Kwon, D., J. Baek, and W.W. Koo (2012). A New Look at the Emergence of an Agro-Energy Nexus: A Graphical Causal Approach. Business and Economic Research . 2(2): 42-53.
Walter, J., J. Baek, and W. Koo (2012). International Trade and Macroeconomic Dynamics: The Case of U.S. Bilateral Trade with G-7 Countries. Research in Economics. Forthcoming.
Baek, J (2012). Exchange Rate Sensitivity of Korea-U.S. Bilateral Trade Flows: Evidence from Industrial Trade Data. Journal of Korea Trade. 16(3): 1-21.
Baek, J (2012). The Long-Run Determinants of U.S. Lumber Imports from Canada. Forest Policy and Economics. 14: 69-73.
Reynolds, D., and J. Baek (2012). Much Ado About Hotelling: Between the Ideas of Hubbert. Energy Economics. 34(1): 162-170.
Baek, J., and J. Chi (2011). A Dynamic Demand Analysis of the United States Air-Passenger Service. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 48: 755-761.
Baek, J., and J. Chi (2011). “Price and Income Elasticities of Demand for Air Transportation: Empirical Evidence from U.S. Airfreight Industry.” Journal of Air Transport Management. 20: 18-19.
Baek. J (2011). “Dynamics of the U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Trade: Market and Welfare Effects of the 2006 Softwood Lumber Agreement.” Journal of International Law and Trade Policy. 12(2): 69-81.
Kim, H.S., J. Baek, and W.W. Koo (2011) “The Environmental Consequences of Economic Growth Revisited.” Economics Bulletin. 32(2): 1198-1211.
Chi, J., and J. Baek (2011) “Demand Analysis for Coal on the United States Inland Waterway System: Fully-Modified (FM-OLS) Approach.” Journal of Transportation Research Forum. 50(1): 89-99.
Baek, J., and H.S. Kim (2011) “Trade Liberalization, Economic Growth, Energy Consumption and the Environment: Time-Series Evidence from G-20 Economies.” Journal of East Asian Economic Integration. 15(1): 3-32.
Baek, J., and W. Koo (2011) “How Sensitive is Agricultural Trade to the Bilateral Exchange Rate?: Evidence from Bulk, Intermediate and Consumer-Oriented Products.” Agricultural Economics. 42(3): 387-403.
Baek, J. (2010) “Inflation and Intramarket Price Variability: Empirical Evidence from U.S. Agricultural Products.” Journal of Rural Development. 33(4): 85-103.
Baek, J., and W. Koo (2010) “The U.S. Agricultural Sector and the Macroeconomy.” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. 42(3): 457-465.
Baek, J., and W. Koo (2010) “Analyzing Factors Affecting U.S. Food Price Inflation.” Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 58: 303-320.
Baek, J., and W. Koo (2009) “A Dynamics Approach to the FDI-Environment Nexus: The Case of China and India.” Journal of International Economic Studies 13(2): 87-108.
Baek, J., J. Mattson and W. Koo (2009) “Effects of the Duties on Canadian Hard Red Spring Wheat.” Journal of International Law and Trade Policy 10(2): 41-62.
Baek, J., K. Mulik and W. Koo (2009) “Exchange Rate Dynamics and the Bilateral Trade Balance: The Case of U.S. Agriculture” Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 38(2): 213-228.
Baek, J., Y. Cho and W. Koo (2009) “The Environmental Consequences of Trade Liberalization: A Country-Specific Time-Series Analysis.” Ecological Economics 68(8-9): 2255-2264.
Baek, J., and W. Koo (2009) “On the Dynamic Relationship between U.S. Farm Income and Macroeconomic Variables.” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 41(2): 521-528.
Baek, J., and W. Koo (2009) “Assessing Exchange Rate Sensitivity of U.S. Bilateral Agricultural Trade.” Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 57(2): 187-203.