Donggyu Sul

Donggyu Sul

John Kain Professor of Economics
GR 2.102
Donggyu Sul's Webpage
Tags: Economics

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Economics
The Ohio State University - 1992
B.S. - Economics
Korea University - 1988

Research Areas

Research Interests

Panel Data Econometrics, Empirical Growth, International Finance


X-Differencing and Dynamic Panel Model Estimation, forthcoming in Econometric Theory (with Chirok Han and Peter C.B. Phillips) forthcoming - Publication
Common Drivers of Transnational Terrorism: Principal Component Analysis, Economic Inquiry, 2013, 707--721 (with Gaibulloev Khusrav and Todd Sandler) 2013 - Publication
“When Are Pooled Panel-Data Regression Forecasts of Exchange Rates More Accurate than the Time-Series Regression Forecasts?” (with N.C. Mark), The Handbook of Exchange Rates, 2012, 256 -- 281, Edited by L. Sarno, J. James and I. Marsh, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2012 - Publication
Standardization and Estimation of the Number of Factors for Panel Data, Journal of Economic Theory and Econometrics, 2012, 79--88 (with Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy and Chirok Han) 2012 - Publication
Estimating the Number of Common Factors in Serially Dependent Approximate Factor Models, Economic Letters 2012, 531--534 (with Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy and Chirok Han) 2012 - Publication
Asymptotic Distribution of Factor Augmented Estimators for Panel Regression, Journal of Econometrics, 2011 48--53 (with Ryan GreenawayMcGrevy and Chirok Han) 2011 - Publication
Uniform Asymptotic Normality in Stationary and Unit Root Autoregression, Econometric Theory, 2011, 27 (6), 1117--1151 (with Chirok Han and Peter C.B. Phillips) 2011 - Publication
Bias Reduction in Dynamic Panel Data Models by Recursive Mean Adjustment under Cross Section Dependence, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 72(7), 567--599 (with CY Choi and Nelson C. Mark) 2010 - Publication


University of Texas at Dallas [2009–Present]
Associate Professor
University of Auckland [2006–2009]
Visiting Fellow
University of Notre Dame [2006–2007]
Senior Lecturer
University of Auckland [2004–2005]
Senior Lecturer
University of Auckland [2002–2003]
Visiting Assistant Professor
Ohio State University [1998–2000]
Research Economist
Korea University [1992–1997]

Additional Information

Professional Activity
  • General Secretary of Korea-American Economic Association, 2011-current. 
  • Program Committee: 2013 SETA conference, 2011 Asian Econometric Society Meeting 
  • Associate Editor, New Zealand Economic Paper, 2004--2006 
  • Co-organizer New Zealand Econometric Study Group Meeting, 2001--present 
  • Adjudication Panel for the 2003 A R Bergstrom Prize in Econometrics 
  • Program Committee: 2001 Australasian Meetings of the Econometric Society 

News Articles

Economist Garners International Award
Dr. Donggyu Sul, John F. Kain Professor of Economics in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, has been awarded the 2019 Maekyung-KAEA Economist Award for his contributions to economic research. The annual award is presented to a well-known and established Korean economist who is a member of the Korea-America Economic Association.

“It is my honor to get this award,” Sul said. “Those who won previously are highly respected and considered among the best in the world. This is absolutely one of the highlights of my career.”