Jungho Baek

Dr. Jungho Baek

Economics Program Director
Associate Professor, Economics
Office 213B, Bunnell Building
(907) 474-2754

Curriculum Vitae

Research and Scholarly Interests

International Trade and Policy
Environmental and Resource Economics
Transportation 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


Kim, H. S. & Baek, J. (2013).  Assessing Dynamics of Crude Oil Import Demand in Korea.  Economic Modelling, 35, 260-263.  

Baek, J. & Gweisah, G. (in press, 2013).  Does Income Inequality Harm the Environment?: Empirical Evidence from the United States?  Energy Policy.  

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.  

Baek, J. & Kim, H. S. (2013).  Is economic growth good or bad for the environment? Empirical evidence from Korea.  Energy Economics, 36, 744-749.  

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.

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