Jessica (Yu Kyung) Koh

Research Professional, BA


Jessica (Yu Kyung) Koh graduated from the University of Chicago in 2015 with a B.A. in Economics and in Public Policy Studies. As an undergraduate, she worked on projects measuring economic policy uncertainty in the U.S. and in South Korea. Her primary research interests are investigating economic impacts of labor policies and education utilizing big data.

Jessica also tutors North Korean defectors who are preparing for college. In her free time, she enjoys working out, cooking, and learning programming.