IDS Dissertations and Papers

Recent Dissertation Titles

  • "On the Supply of Online Reviews: Volume, Valence, and Quality" Zhihong Ke (2019)
  • "Faculty Activity Analysis & Planning Models in Higher Education" Alden Lorents (2018)
  • "What They Do is What You See: Social Information and Individual Behavior in Online Platforms" Swanand Deodhar (2018)
  • "Modeling Human Behavior in Complex Trading Environments: Developing Intelligent Agents with Human-like Behavior" Ali Mahdavi Adeli (2018)
  • "Understanding the Impact of Online Platforms on Human Society and Relationships: A Macro and Micro Perspective" Probal Mojumder (2018)
  • "Gamification as a Solution to Problems of Cash Incentive" Zachary Sheffler (2018)
  • "Towards a Comprehensive Understanding of User-Generated Content and Engagement Behavior on Facebook Business Pages" Mochen Yang (2018)
  • "Enterprise Information Systems and Mergers and Acquisitions" Chengxin Cao (2017)
  • "The Causal Impact of Incentive Structure and Call-to-Action Design on the Product Diffusion: Evidence from Two Randomized Field Experiments" JaeHwuen Jung (2017)
  • "Impact of IT on Knowledge Work" Mihir Wagle (2016)
  • "Fables of Negative Behaviors in Online Environments: Motivations & Management of Online Contribution" Loxley Wang (2016)
  • "Measuring the Impact of Crowd-sourcing" Zhoujun Gu (2015)
  • "Exploring the Interdependence of Codified and Personalized Knowledge Use on Knowledge Management System Success" Benjamin Mitchell (2015)

Student Publications and Presentations

  • "A Prescriptive Analytics Framework for Optimal Policy Deployment using Heterogeneous Treatment Effects", 2019, Winter Conference on Business Analytics, 2018, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, Sandeep Kumar Gangarapu
  • "Trust in Online Reviews: Integrating the Elaboration Likelihood Model and IS Trust", 2019, American Conference on Informational Systems, Zachary Sheffler with L. Nguyen, T. Hess, Y. Liu
  • "The Digital Sin City: An Empirical Study of Craigslist's Impact on Prostitution Trends," 2019, Information Systems Research, Probal Mojumder with J. Chan and A. Ghose
  • " Using IT to Nudge Wellness Behaviors: The Effects of IT-Enabled Social Support and Motivational Messaging", 2018, Statistical Conference in E-Commerce Research, Zachary Sheffler with S. Curley, D. Liu, Y. Babar, and Z. Ke
  • "Social Support in a Wellness Field Experiment," 2018, SCECR, Zachary Sheffler with S. Curley, D. Liu, Y. Babar, and Z. Ke
  • "The Effect of Politeness on Social Media Advertising Compliance: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment Conducted on Facebook", 2018, Conference on Information Systems and Technology, Scott Schanke
  • "Mind the Gap: Accounting the Measurement Error and Misclassification in Variables Generated via Data Mining," 2018, Information Systems Research, 29(1), 4-24, Mochen Yang with G. Adomavicius, G. Burtch, and Y. Ren
  • "Seeing the Forest for the Trees: Generating Instrumental Variables with Random Forest for Bias Correction in Statistical Inferences," 2018, INFORMS Workshop on Data Science, Mochen Yang with G. Burtch, E. McFowland, and G. Adomavicius
  • "In it to Win it? Contest Entry Timing and User Participation in Crowdsourcing Contests," 2018 International Conference on Changing Nature of Careers (ICCNC), Swanand Deodhar
  • "Falling from Digital Grace: Effect of Loss of Status on Participation in Online Contests," 2018, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Swanand Deodhar
  • "Falling from Digital Grace: Participation in Online Coding Contests Following Loss of Status", 2018, Conference on Information Systems and Technology, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, Yash Babar with S. Deodhar and G. Burtch
  • "Run Forrest Run!: Measuring the Impact of App-Enabled Social Feedback on Running Performance", 2018, International conference on Information Systems, Yash Babar with J. Chang and B. Choi
  • "Meeting over Meat: How do Offline Meets Impact Online Activity in a Hybrid Foodie Community?", 2018, Academy of Management, Yash Babar with Y. Ren
  • "From Head to Long Tail: Flexible Recommendation using Cosine Patterns", 2018, Workshop on Information Technologys and Systems, Yaqiong Wang with J. Wu, Z. Wu, G. Adomavicius
  • "How Bricks Add to Clicks? Understanding the Impact of Showrooming on Online Purchase Behaviors", 2018, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, Conference on Information Systems and Technology, Yaqiong Wang with J. Chan, K. Xu, X. Chen
  • "Engagement by Design: An Empirical Study of the "Reactions" Feature on Facebook Business Pages," 2017, Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS), Mochen Yang with Y. Ren and G. Adomavicius
  • "The Dynamics of Social Media Engagement: A Quasi-Experimental Study of the "Reactions" Feature on Facebook Business Pages," 2017, conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Mochen Yang with Y. Ren and A. Adomavicius
  • "Engagement Beyond Liking and Commenting: A Quasi-Experimental Study of the "Reactions" Feature on Facebook Business Pages," 2017, Winter Conference on Business Analytics (WCBA), Mochen Yang with Y. Ren and G. Adomavicius
  • "Analyzing User-Generated Content on Firm-Hosted Social Media Pages," 2017, Financial and Retail Conference (FARCON), Mochen Yang
  • "Badge Incentives in a Field Experiment," 2017, CHITA, Zachary Sheffler with S. Curley and D. Liu
  • "Geography of online network ties: A predictive modelling approach," 2017, Decision Support System, Swanand Deodhar with M. Subramani and A. Zaheer
  • "Toward Understanding the Dynamics of Bidder Behavior in Continuous Combinatorial Auctions: Agent-Based Simulation Approach," 2017, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Computer Society Press, Ali Mahdavi Adeli with G. Adomavicius and A. Gupta
  • "Are Yang and McSteamy More Receptive to a Hot Vote than Meredith and George? Heterogeneity in Treatment Effects in Online Dating," 2017, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), Probal Mojumder with R. Bapna, J. Ramaprasad, and A. Umyarov
  • "Acquirers and Targets' Enterprise Information Systems and Premium on Merger and Acquisition Deals," 2016, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), Chengxin Cao
  • "Enterprise Information Systems and Mergers and Acquisitions," 2016, INFORMS, Chengxin Cao
  • "Enterprise Information Systems and M&A Premium," 2016, WISE, Chengxin Cao
  • "Altruism Pays! Towards Optimal Call-to-Action for Online Referral: A Randomized Field Experiment," 2016, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), JaeHwuen Jung
  • "Altruism Pays! Towards Optimal Call-to-Action for Online Referral: A Randomized Field Experiment," 2016, Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), JaeHwuen Jung
  • "Altruism Pays! Towards Optimal Call-to-Action for Online Referral: A Randomized Field Experiment," 2016, Workshop on Information Systems Economics (WISE), JaeHwuen Jung
  • "Altruism Pays! Towards Optimal Call-to-Action for Online Referral: A Randomized Field Experiment," 2016, Conference on Digital Experimentation (CODE), JaeHwuen Jung
  • "Altruism Pays! Towards Optimal Call-to-Action for Online Referral: A Randomized Field Experiment," 2016, Statistical Challenges in E-Commerce Research (SCECR), JaeHwuen Jung
  • "Multiple Case Study: From Research Problem to Research Design in a Doctoral Setting - A Student's Experiential Musings," 2015 Qualitative Research in Management: Methods and Experiences (pp. 156-168), New Delhi, India: Sage Publications, Swanand Deodhar with Gupta, R.K. and Awasthy, R.
  • "The Ebb and Flow of Online Word of Mouth," SCECR 2015, Zhihong Ke with Gupta, A. and Liu, D.