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Prof. Hong XU

Prof. Hong XU

Associate Professor, Information Systems

hxu@ust.hk

Academic qualification

  • PhD 2010 The University of Texas at Austin, Information Systems
  • M.Sc. 2007 The University of Texas at Austin, Information Systems
  • B.M. 2005 Tsinghua University, Information Systems

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2010
  • Research & Teaching Assistant, The University of Texas and Austin, 2005-2010

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Xu, H., “To compete or to take over? An Economic Analysis of New Sellers on E-commerce Marketplaces,” Information Systems and E-Business Management, 16, 4, 2018, 817-829
  • Cao, Z., Hui, K.L., and Xu, H., (author names in alphabetical order), “When Discounts Hurt Sales: The Case of Daily-Deal Markets,” Information Systems Research, 29, 3, 2018, 567-591
  • Cao, Z., Hui, K.L., and Xu, H. “An Economic Analysis of Peer Disclosure in Online Social Communities,” Information Systems Research, 29, 3, 2018, 546-566
  • Xu, H. “Is More Information Better? An Economic Analysis of Quality Signals on Group-Buying Platforms,” Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 19, 11, 2018, 1130-1144
  • Xu, H., Chen, J., and Whinston, A. B., “Identity Management and Tradable Reputation,” MIS Quarterly, 42, 2, 2018, 577-594
  • Chen, J., Xu, H., and Whinston, A. B., "Moderated Online Communities and Quality of User-Generated Content," Journal of Management Information Systems, 28, 2, 2011, 237-268
  • Xu, H., Chen, J., and Whinston, A. B., "Audited Reputation," Economics Letters, 100, 3, 2008, 359-362

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS

  • AIS, INFORMS

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Strategic information communication
  • Auditing
  • Supply chain management
  • User-generated content
  • Online reputation
  • Game theory

HONORS AND AWARD

  • Information Systems Research (ISR) Reviewer of the Year, 2016
  • Mike Hogg Endowed Fellowship, 2009
  • McCombs School of Business Dean's Fellowship 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009