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 Il hwan Chung

Dr. Il Hwan Chung’s (PA) dissertation, "Education Finance Reform, School Choice, and Residential Sorting," has been selected to receive the 2013 NASPAA Annual Dissertation Award. The award along with a prize of $500 will be presented to him at the NASPAA Conference at the L’Enfant Hotel in Washington DC on October 10, 2013.  Congrats to our CPR grad alumni for the accolades of this fine research.  

 Chung has studied education reform and education financing reform and the impact that education quality can have on property values. Previously, Dr. Chung taught quantitative analysis at both Seoul National University and Florida International University, and taught Statistics and Public Budgeting courses at Syracuse University. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Public Affairs at Baruch College.