Research Agenda

  • Make government perform well and work for the people
  • Reconcile government bureaucracy with democratic principles
  • Improve the quality of citizen-state interactions
  • Apply insights from public administration research to problems of police reform
  • Evaluate the process and impact of public policies in policing

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Kang, I. (2023).
How does technology-based monitoring affect street-level bureaucrats’ behavior? An analysis of body-worn cameras and police actions.
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (accepted).

Kang, I & Jilke, S. (2022).
Mapping out the motivational basis of active representation as intergroup behavior.
Public Administration (forthcoming).

Non-Refereed Publications

Kang, I. (2021, July 2). Why improving police behavior may not be enough. Medium.