Kyoung Tae Kim

University of Alabama

Assistant Professor

312 Adams Hall

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0001

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Do U.S. Households Perceive Their Retirement Preparedness Realistically?

Financial Services Review, 24, 139-155
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2015
Kyoung Tae Kim and Sherman D. Hanna
University of Alabama and Ohio State University (OSU)
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Retirement assessment; Retirement adequacy; Cognitive ability; Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF); Financial education

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Financial Knowledge and Short-Term and Long-Term Financial Behaviors of Millennials in the United States

Journal of Family and Economics Issues, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2018
Kyoung Tae Kim, Somer Anderson and Martin Seay
University of Alabama, Maryville University and Kansas State University
Downloads 181 (156,867)

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Financial literacy; financial knowledge; financial education; financial behaviors; Millennials

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Consideration of Retirement Income Stages in Planning for Retirement

Journal of Personal Finance, 13(1), 52-64, 2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Mar 2014
Kyoung Tae Kim, Sherman D. Hanna and Samual Chen
University of Alabama, Ohio State University (OSU) and Sun Trust Banks
Downloads 162 (172,967)

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retirement adequacy, personal finance, labor force

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Behind the Numbers: Understanding the Survey of Consumer Finances

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jun 2018
Sherman D. Hanna, Kyoung Tae Kim and Suzanne Lindamood
Ohio State University (OSU), University of Alabama and Independent
Downloads 109 (236,039)

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Complex Survey Design, Multiple Imputation, Replicate Weights, Statistical Analysis, Survey of Consumer Finances, Survey Research

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Does Financial Sophistication Matter in Retirement Preparedness?

Journal of Personal Finance, 14 (2), 9-20, 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2015
Kyoung Tae Kim and Sherman D. Hanna
University of Alabama and Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 106 (240,759)

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Financial Sophistication, Retirement Adequacy, 2010 Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF)

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Household Use of Financial Planners: Measurement Considerations for Researchers

Financial Services Review, Vol. 25, p. 427-446, 2016
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 May 2017
Kansas State University, Kansas State University, University of Alabama and York University
Downloads 85 (278,102)

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Financial Planner Use, Financial Advice, Measurement

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The Severity of the Impact of the Stock Market Crash of 2008-2009 on the Wealth of U.S. Households

Journal of Financial Planning, 29 (2), 52-58
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2018
Kyoung Tae Kim and Sherman D. Hanna
University of Alabama and Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 80 (288,465)

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Stock market crash, Total wealth, Wealth shock

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Does Financial Sophistication Matter in Retirement Preparedness of U.S. Households? Evidence from the 2010 Survey of Consumer Finances

Consumer Interests Annual, Volume 59, 2013
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Kyoung Tae Kim and Sherman D. Hanna
University of Alabama and Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 78 (292,774)

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Financial Sophistication, Retirement Adequacy, 2010 Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF)

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Household Ratio Guidelines for the Amount of Investments

Hanna, S. D., & Kim, K. T. (2016). Household ratio guidelines for the amount of investments. Financial Services Review, 25 (3), 263-277.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Sherman D. Hanna and Kyoung Tae Kim
Ohio State University (OSU) and University of Alabama
Downloads 62 (331,756)

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Capital Accumulation Ratio, financial ratios, investing, lifecycle theory of savings, Survey of Consumer Finances, retirement

10.

Assessing the Effect of Self-Control on Retirement Preparedness of U.S Households

Consumer Interests Annual, Volume 59, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2013
Kyoung Tae Kim, Jae Min Lee and Eunice Hong
University of Alabama, Minnesota State University, Mankato and Korean Women’s Development Institute
Downloads 58 (342,806)

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Self-control, Retirement Preparedness, Behavioral Life-Cycle Hypothesis, Survey of Consumer Finances

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Do Worker Expectations of Never Retiring Indicate a Preference or an Inability to Plan?

Hanna, S. D., Zhang, L., & Kim, K.T. (2017). Do worker expectations of never retiring indicate a preference or an inability to plan? Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 28 (2), 268-284.
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2018
Sherman D. Hanna, Lishu Zhang and Kyoung Tae Kim
Ohio State University (OSU), Shenzhen University and University of Alabama
Downloads 56 (348,686)

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retirement planning, expected retirement age, retirement adequacy, financial sophistication

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Does Greater Complexity Reduce Retirement Adequacy? Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances, 1995-2007

Consumer Interests Annual, 2012 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Aug 2012
Kyoung Tae Kim, Samual Chen and Sherman D. Hanna
University of Alabama, Sun Trust Banks and Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 50 (367,280)
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Bounded rationality, Survey of Consumer Finances, income stage, retirement adequacy

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Treatment of Inflation in Retirement Planning Calculations: An Improved Method

Hanna, S. D., & Kim, K. T. (2017). Treatment of inflation in retirement planning calculations: An improved method. Journal of Financial Planning, 30 (1), 44-53..
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2017
Sherman D. Hanna and Kyoung Tae Kim
Ohio State University (OSU) and University of Alabama
Downloads 48 (373,749)

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retirement planning, inflation, investment returns

14.

Parameter Assumptions in Normative Analyses of Household Financial Decisions

Proceedings of the Academy of Financial Services, October 1 and 2, 2012, San Antonio, TX
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2012
Sherman D. Hanna, Kyoung Tae Kim and Fen Liu
Ohio State University (OSU), University of Alabama and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
Downloads 45 (383,726)

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normative household finance, utility functions, risk aversion, time preference, personal discount rate, intertemporal elasticity

15.

Variation in Client Characteristics between Financial Planning Compensation Models

Journal of Financial Planning, 30(10), 40-51, 2017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Martin Seay, Somer Anderson, Derek Lawson and Kyoung Tae Kim
Kansas State University, Maryville University, Kansas State University and University of Alabama
Downloads 40 (401,400)

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financial planning, compensation model, national financial capability study

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Assessing Financial Security of Low Income Households in the United States

Journal of Poverty, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2015
Jae Min Lee and Kyoung Tae Kim
Minnesota State University, Mankato and University of Alabama
Downloads 36 (417,051)

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Financial Security, Financial Ratio, Poverty, Low Income Households, Survey of Consumer Finances

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Credit Use of U.S. households After the Great Recession: The Role of Credit Constraints

Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Dec 2015
Kyoung Tae Kim, Melissa Wilmarth and Shinae Choi
University of Alabama, University of Alabama - Department of Consumer Sciences and University of Alabama - Department of Consumer Sciences
Downloads 35 (421,011)

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credit constraint; installment loan debt; credit card debt; Survey of Consumer Finances

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Exploring the Demand for Retirement Planning Advice: The Role of Financial Literacy

Financial Services Review, 25(4), 331-350
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2017
Martin Seay, Kyoung Tae Kim and Stuart Heckman
Kansas State University, University of Alabama and Kansas State University
Downloads 25 (466,683)

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Retirement Planning, Financial Planner Use, Financial Advice

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Changes in the Risk Tolerance of US Households During 1992-2013

Paper presented at the Academy of Financial Services conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, October 2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Nov 2016
Sherman D. Hanna and Kyoung Tae Kim
Ohio State University (OSU) and University of Alabama
Downloads 25 (466,683)

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Risk tolerance, Stock market, Survey of Consumer Finances

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The Relationship Between Financial Planner Use and Holding a Retirement Saving Goal: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis

Financial Planning Review, 2018
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Aug 2018
University of Alabama, University of Alabama, University of Alabama and Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 24 (471,975)

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Saving Goal, Retirement Savings, Financial Planner, Survey of Consumer Finances

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Poverty Levels and Debt Indicators Among Low-Income Households Before and After the Great Recession

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 28(2), 196-212, 2017
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2017
Kyoung Tae Kim, Melissa Wilmarth and Robin Henager
University of Alabama, University of Alabama - Department of Consumer Sciences and Whitworth University
Downloads 24 (471,975)

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debt profile, Great Recession, low-income households, poverty, Survey of Consumer Finances

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The Role of Propensity to Plan on Retirement Savings and Asset Accumulation

Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 45(1), 34-48
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Nov 2016
Jae Min Lee and Kyoung Tae Kim
Minnesota State University, Mankato and University of Alabama
Downloads 20 (493,807)

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Propensity to plan, Retirement savings, Wealth accumulation, Survey of Consumer Finances

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Financial Knowledge and Household Saving: Evidence From the Survey of Consumer Finances

Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Aug 2018
Kyoung Tae Kim and Yoonkyung Yuh
University of Alabama and Ewha Womans University
Downloads 16 (515,741)

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Financial Knowledge, Household Savings, Hierarchical Model, Survey of Consumer Finances

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The Role of Self-Control on Retirement Preparedness of US Households

International Journal of Human Ecology, 17(2), 31-42
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Aug 2017
Kyoung Tae Kim, Jae Min Lee and Eunice Hong
University of Alabama, Minnesota State University, Mankato and Korean Women’s Development Institute
Downloads 13 (532,405)

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self-control, retirement preparedness, retirement savings, retirement planning, survey of consumer finances

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Exploring Financial Burdens of Student Loan Holders in the United States

Family Consumer Science Research Journal. 46(4), 347-362
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jun 2018
Jae Min Lee, Kyoung Tae Kim and Eunice Hong
Minnesota State University, Mankato, University of Alabama and Korean Women’s Development Institute
Downloads 9 (554,618)

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Student Loans; Financial Burden; Debt Payment; Survey of Consumer Finances

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Religious Beliefs, Religious Culture, and Households’ Investment Decisions

Number of pages: 52
Hohyun Kim, Kyoung Tae Kim and Seung Hun Han
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), University of Alabama and Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) - Department of Management Science
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Individual Religion, Local Religious Culture, Stock Market Participation, Portfolio Choice

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Time Preference Assumptions in Normative Analyses of Household Financial Decisions

Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 21, No. 9, 2014
Posted: 20 Mar 2014
Sherman D. Hanna and Kyoung Tae Kim
Ohio State University (OSU) and University of Alabama

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normative household finance, optimal saving, retirement adequacy