His current focus is developing new well-being metrics by using massive online choice experiments. He also studies the application of machine learning techniques to measure individual-level latent parameters. Lee
Before coming to Stanford, JJ worked at the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy as a postdoctoral associate. He received his PhD in economics at Claremont Graduate University in 2019.
Lee has work experience as a business consultant, a financial analyst and a policy analyst in South Korea before his doctoral study. He also holds a bachelor degree in economics from Seoul National University and a master’s degree in public policy from KDI School of Public Policy and Management.