Mikyeong Bae


Mikyeong* Bae received a Ph.D. in Family Resource Management in 1992
from the Ohio State University.

Her dissertation was a finalist for the ACCI Dissertation Award.

Associate Professor, Department of Consumer Information Science, College of Economics & International Commerce
KeiMyung University, Daegu, Korea

 Dr. Bae was a visiting scholar at the University of Texas-Austin
after she finished her Ph.D., then was an adjunct assistant professor at
Auburn University.

Mikyeong Bae received an award in August of 1998 from the Ministry of
Culture and Tourism of Republic of Korea for a personal finance textbook
she wrote with Hye Seon Kim. The award was for the “Best Textbook in 1998,
and it included an award of approximately $4500. The Ministry will distribute
the textbook (published by Hanjisa Publications) to all public libraries
of Korea.

Updated vita (Word file)



  • The Ohio State University, Ph.D. completed 1992 )

  • Major: Family and Consumer Economics

    Ph.D. Dissertation: Analysis of Household Spending Patterns.
    The Ohio State University.

    Advisor: Dr.
    Sherman Hanna

  • M.S., The Ohio State University, August, 1990

  • B.A., Ewha Woman’s University, Korea, February 1988

Dr. Bae’s publications include:

  • Bae, M., Hanna, S. and Lindamood, S. (1993). Patterns
    of overspending in U.S. households
    , Financial Counseling and Planning,
    , 11-30.

  • Bae, M., Park, M., Lee, S. S., & Hanna, S. (1997). Overspending in
    Korea, Proceedings of the Academy of Financial Services.

  • “Overspending of Wage-earner Households in Korea – Application of Financial
    Ratio Analysis” in
    Journal of Korean Home Economics Association,
    Vol. 34(5), 1996, pp. 209-222.

  •  Hanna, S., Chang, Y.R., Fan, X.J. & Bae, M. (1993). Emergency
    fund levels of households: is household behavior rational?, Proceedings
    of The American Council on Consumer Interests 38th Annual Conference
    215-222. Finalist for Applied Consumer Research Award.

  • Bae, M., Hanna, S., & Jayathirtha, C. (1993). Tobacco Consumption Patterns:
    Implications for Consumer Education. Proceedings of The American Council
    on Consumer Interests 38th Annual Conference

  •  Hanna, S., Bae, M., Martin, A. & Wang, H. (1993). Patterns of
    household spending on major appliances, Proceedings of the International
    Appliance Technical Conference
    , 137-146. Won award for “Outstanding
    Technical Presentation.”

E-mail: baemik@kmu.ac.kr

of Dr. Bae and her husband, Dr. Byong G. Lee and their two daughters

of daughters, November, 2000

*Sometimes first name listed as Mi-Kyung

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