Research Presentations

Invited Presentations

"Regulatory Compliance across Public, Nonprofit, and For-profit Organizations: The Context of US Nursing Homes." Health Policy Workshop, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, 2018, Bloomington, IN, USA.

"Gender Differences in Performance-driven Managerial Innovation: The Evidence from US Nursing Homes." The Future of Behavioral Public Administration, University of Copenhagen, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark.

"Walking the Walk: Does Perceptual Congruence between Managers and Employees Promote Employee Well-being?" with Kenneth J. Meier. Seminar on People Management in the Educational Sector, Tilburg University, 2018, Tilburg, the Netherlands.

"Representative Bureaucracy and Decentralization: A Cross-National Examination" with Seung-Ho An and Kenneth J. Meier. Texas A&M Race and Public Administration Conference, 2017, College Station, TX, USA.

"Taking Context More Seriously: Management and Performance in US and Korean Hospitals." Texas A&M Public Management Conference, 2016, College Station, TX, USA.

"Management-Performance Nexus Revisited: Evidence from Korea" with Young Han Chun. Texas A&M Public Management Conference, 2014, College Station, TX, USA.

"The Effects of Job Satisfaction on Organizational Performance" with Young Han Chun. SNU-PITTSBURGH Research Workshop, 2011, Seoul, Korea.


Conference Presentations

"Goal Ambiguity, Management, and Performance in US Nursing Homes." Association for Public Policy and Management, 2018, Washington DC, USA, with Kenneth J. Meier and Anna Amirkhanyan. 

"Public Management, Performance, and Context: A Cross-National Examination." Association for Public Policy and Management, 2018, Washington DC, USA, with Seung-Ho An and Kenneth J. Meier.

"Politics, Bureaucracy, and Successful Governance: The Problem of Political Failure." American Political Science Association, 2018, Boston, MA, USA, with Kenneth J. Meier, Mallory Compton, John Polga-Hecimovich, and Cameron Wimpy. 

"Race to the Top or Race to the Bottom: Market Competition, Regulatory Compliance, and Sector Differences." Public Management Research Conference, 2018, Singapore.

"Who Reacts to Performance Information? Heterogeneous Citizen Response to Performance Metrics." Public Management Research Conference, 2018, Singapore, with Minjung Kim and Nathan Favero. 

"Walking the Walk: Does Perceptual Congruence between Managers and Employees Promote Employee Well-being?" Seminar on People Management in the Educational Sector, 2018, Tilburg, Netherlands, with Kenneth J. Meier.

"Parents, Teachers, and Schools: Test Scores and Perceived Performance of Schools in 72 Countries." Midwest Political Science Association, 2018, Chicago, IL, USA, with Seung-Ho An and Kenneth J. Meier.

"Healthcare in America: The Relationship between Subjective and Objective Assessments of Hospitals." Southern Political Science Association, 2018, New Orleans, LA, USA, with Ohbet Cheon, Austin M. McCrea, and Kenneth J. Meier. 

"Who is the Principal’s Principal? Oversight, Management, and Performance." American Political Science Association, 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA, with Ian R. Turner.

"Representative Bureaucracy, Gender, and Decentralization: A Cross-National Examination of Fifteen Countries." Public Management Research Conference, 2017, Washington DC, USA, with Seung-Ho An and Kenneth J. Meier.

"Social Class, Ingroup-Outgroup Comparison, and Citizen Evaluations: Is User Satisfaction Linked to Outcome Disparities?" Public Management Research Conference, 2017, Washington DC, USA, with Nathan Favero and Minjung Kim.

"Representative Bureaucracy and the Policy Environment: Gender Representation in Forty-Two Countries." Midwest Political Science Association, 2017, Chicago, IL, USA, with Seung-Ho An, and Kenneth J. Meier.

"How Do Women Drive Innovation Based on Their Performance? The Evidence of US Nursing Homes." Midwest Political Science Association, 2017, Chicago, IL, USA, with Ohbet Cheon. 

"Parents, Teachers, and Students in Centralized System: Judging the Quality of Schools." Southern Political Science Association, 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA, with Kenneth J. Meier.

"Representation Everywhere? Testing the Theory of Representative Bureaucracy in Forty-Four Countries." Public Management Research Conference Workshop on Representative Bureaucracy, 2016, Aarhus University, Denmark, with Seung-Ho An, and Kenneth J. Meier.

"Gender Representation in Centralized Organizations: Representative Bureaucracy Goes to Korea." Midwest Political Science Association, 2016, Chicago, IL, USA.

"Management-Performance Nexus Revisited: Evidence from Korean Schools." Public Management Research Conference, 2014, Seoul, Korea, with Young Han Chun.

"Publicness, Managerial Quality, and Job Satisfaction: An Empirical Analysis of Teachers in Korean Educational Institutions." American Society for Public Administration, 2013, New Orleans, LA, USA, with Young Han Chun and Sungjoo Choi.

"Does Job Satisfaction Lead to Better Performance?: Evidence from Korean Schools." International Research Society for Public Management Conference, 2012, Rome, Italy, with Young Han Chun.

 "The Effects of Job Satisfaction on Organizational Performance: Evidence from Korean Schools." Korean Association for Public Administration - American Society for Public Administration, 2011, Seoul, Korea, with Young Han Chun.

"Job Satisfaction and Organizational Performance." Seoul Association of Public Administration Conference, 2011, Seoul, Korea, with Young Han Chun.