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Dr Kang Koo

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer in Property and Real Estate

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor in Real Estate, National Univ. of Singapore, 2016

Contact

kang.koo@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68635

Biography

Dr Kang Koo is a Lecturer in the Department of Finance in Deakin Business School. Kang completed his PhD in Real Estate at the National University of Singapore.

His teaching interests include property and real estate. Kang's research interests include topics about urban policy, transport, household finance, behavioural finance, real estate markets and consumer finance. He has published in the Journal of Urban Economics and the Regional Science and Urban Economics.

Previously, Kang worked in real estate finance consulting and advisory business for several years in New York City.

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Research interests

  • Urban policy
  • Transport
  • Household finance
  • Behavioural finance
  • Real estate markets
  • Consumer finance

Affiliations

  • Member, The American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association.

Teaching interests

  • Introduction to Property
  • Introduction to Property Development

Units taught

  • MMP111 - Introduction to Property
  • MMP122 - Introduction to Property Development

Knowledge areas

  • Urban policy
  • Transport
  • Household finance
  • Behavioural finance
  • Real estate markets
  • Consumer finance

Conferences

  • Asia Real Estate Society 19th International Conference, Incheon, Korea, July 2018.
  • Financial Intermediation Research Society Conference, June 2018.
  • AREUEA-ASSA Conference, San Francisco, USA, January 2016.
  • AREUEA-ASSA Conference, Boston, USA, January 2015.
  • Asia Real Estate Society 19th International Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, July 2014.
  • The 2nd Annual Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative Forum, Manila, Philippines, March 2014.

Media appearances

  • “Shop till you drop or when you run out of cards” with S. Agarwal and W. Qian in, Straits Times, 8 June 2016.

Awards

  • Best Graduate Student Research Award, Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative Forum, 2014.

Publications

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2020

The effect of bilingual education on housing price-a case study of bilingual school conversion

K Koo, J Liang

(2020), pp. 1-36, Journal of real estate finance and economics, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article
2016

Impact of electronic road pricing (ERP) changes on transport modal choice

S Agarwal, K Koo

(2016), Vol. 60, pp. 1-11, Regional science and urban economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2015

Impact of electronic road pricing on real estate prices in Singapore

S Agarwal, K Koo, T Sing

(2015), Vol. 90, pp. 50-59, Journal of urban economics, Amterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report