Visiting address
6-266, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34424446

Author IDs

Biography

Xin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems at City University of Hong Kong. He received his PhD degree from the University of Arizona and his master and bachelor degrees from Tsinghua University.

Xin's research interest is on the interdisciplinary areas of data science and applied econometrics, with application in e-commerce, social media, fintech, healcare, among others. He has published 100+ papers, including 50+ journal papers, which are on MISQ, ISR, JMIS, INFORMS JOC, DSS, I&M, JASIST, IJEC, IEEE/ACM Transactions, Nature Nanotechnology, Bioinformatics, among others. Please referr to his <department webpage> or <personal website> for details.

He has received about 20 external and internal grants as PI and Co-I.

He is a senior member of IEEE, and ACM, and a member of INFORMS and AIS.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Data Science
  • Social Media & Social Network
  • Applied Econometrics
  • E-commerce

Selected Publications

Selected Journals
  1. Feng, Juan; Li, Xin; Zhang, X. Michael / Online Product Reviews-Triggered Dynamic Pricing: Theory and Evidence. December 2019; In: Information Systems Research. Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 1107-1123
  2. Chen, Weiyun; Li, Xin; Zeng, Daniel / Modeling Fixed Odds Betting for Future Event Prediction. June 2017; In: MIS Quarterly. Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 645-665
  3. Fan, Shaokun; Li, Xin; Zhao, J. Leon / Collaboration Process Pattern Approach to Improving Teamwork Performance: A Data Mining-Based Methodology. June 2017; In: INFORMS Journal on Computing. Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 438-456
  4. Li, Xin; Chen, Kun; Sun, Sherry X.; Fung, Terrance; Wang, Huaiqing; Zeng, Daniel D. / A Commonsense Knowledge-Enabled Textual Analysis Approach for Financial Market Surveillance. May 2016; In: INFORMS Journal on Computing. Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 278-294
  5. Li, Xin; Sun, Sherry X.; Chen, Kun; Fung, Terrance; Wang, Huaiqing / Design Theory for Market Surveillance Systems. April 2015; In: Journal of Management Information Systems. Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 278-313
  6. Li, Xin; Chen, Hsinchun; Zhang, Zhu; Li, Jiexun; Nunamaker, Jay / Managing Knowledge in Light of Its Evolution Process: An Empirical Study on Citation Network-based Patent Classification. July 2009; In: Journal of Management Information Systems. Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 129-153
  7. Chen, Hsinchun; Roco, Mihail C.; Li, Xin; Lin, Yiling / Trends in Nanotechnology Patents. March 2008; In: Nature Nanotechnology. Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 123-125
Major IS Journals
  1. Wang, Mengyue; Li, Xin; Chau, Patrick / Leveraging Image-Processing Techniques for Empirical Research: Feasibility and Reliability in Online Shopping Context. (forthcoming); In: Information Systems Frontiers
  2. Yan, Jiaqi; Li, Xin; Shi, Yani; Sun, X Sherry; Wang, Huaiqing / The Effect of Intention Analysis-based Fraud Detection Systems in Repeated Supply Chain Quality Inspection: A Context of Learning and Contract. (forthcoming); In: Information and Management
  3. Yan, Jiaqi; Li, Xin; Sun, X Sherry; Shi, Yani; Wang, Huaiqing / A BDI Modeling Approach for Decision Support in Supply Chain Quality Inspection. (forthcoming); In: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems
  4. Yu, Yan; Li, Min; Li, Xin; Zhao, Jianliang Leon; Zhao, Dingtao / Effects of Entrepreneurship and IT fashion on SMEs’ Transformation toward Cloud Service through Mediation of Trust. March 2018; In: Information and Management. Vol. 55, No. 2, pp. 245-257
  5. Zhang, Haidong; Ni, Wancheng; Li, Xin; Yang, Yiping / Modeling the Heterogeneous Duration of User Interest in Time-Dependent Recommendation: A Hidden Semi-Markov Approach. February 2018; In: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems. Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 177-194
  6. Li, Xin; Wang, Chong Alex / The Technology and Economic Determinants of Cryptocurrency Exchange Rates: The Case of Bitcoin. March 2017; In: Decision Support Systems. Vol. 95, pp. 49-60
  7. Li, Jiexun; Li, Xin; Zhu, Bin / User Opinion Classification in Social Media: A Global Consistency Maximization Approach. December 2016; In: Information and Management. Vol. 53, No. 8, pp. 987-996
  8. Li, Xin; Wang, Mengyue; Liang, T. P. / A Multi-theoretical Kernel-based Approach to Social Network-based Recommendation. September 2014; In: Decision Support Systems. Vol. 65, No. C, pp. 95-104
  9. Zhang, Jie; Yang, Yanwu; Li, Xin; Qin, Rui; Zeng, Daniel / Dynamic Dual Adjustment of Daily Budgets and Bids in Sponsored Search Auctions. January 2014; In: Decision Support Systems. Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. 105-114
  10. Li, Xin; Chen, Hsinchun / Recommendation as Link Prediction in Bipartite Graphs: A Graph Kernel-based Machine Learning Approach. January 2013; In: Decision Support Systems. Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 880-890
  11. Zhang, Zhu, Li, Xin; Chen, Yubo / Deciphering “Word”-of-Mouth in Social Media: Text-based Metrics of Consumer Reviews. January 2012; In: ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems. Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 5
  12. Li, Jiexun; Zhang, Zhu; Li, Xin; Chen, Hsinchun / Kernel-based Learning for Biomedical Relation Extraction. March 2008; In: Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Vol. 59, No. 5, pp. 756-769
Selected Conferences
  1. Wang, Mengyue; Li, Xin; Chau, Patrick / Image Analysis to Assess the Impact of Photo Aesthetics on Online Consumer Click-through: An Empirical Study. December 2016; International Conference on Information Systems, ICIS 2016.
  2. Zhang, Haidong; Ni, Wancheng; Li, Xin; Yang, Yiping / Modeling Idle Customers to Tackle the Sparsity Problem in Time-dependent Recommendation. December 2016; International Conference on Information Systems, ICIS 2016.
  3. Li, Xin; Wang, Mengyue / A Multi-theoretical Framework for Social Network-based Recommendation. December 2012; International Conference on Information Systems, ICIS 2012. Vol. 4, pp. 3413-3426
  4. Li, Min; Yu, Yan; Zhao, J. Leon; Li, Xin / Drivers for Strategic Choice of Cloud Computing as Online Service in SMEs. December 2012; International Conference on Information Systems, ICIS 2012. Vol. 4, pp. 3529-3539
  5. Feng, Juan; Li, Xin / Rising or Dropping: The Consumer Review-oriented Pricing Paradox. December 2011; International Conference on Information Systems 2011, ICIS 2011. Vol. 5, pp. 3604-3615
  6. Zimbra, David ; Fu, Tianjun; Li, Xin / Assessing Public Opinions through Web 2.0: A Case Study on Wal-Mart. December 2009;  International Conference on Information Systems, ICIS 2009.

Editor or Editorial Membership

2019 - NowINFORMS Journal on ComputingAssociate Editor
2017 - NowInformation Technology & PeopleSenior Editor
2017 - NowACM Transaction on MISAssociate Editor
2017 - 2019International Conference on Information SystemsAssociate Editor
2016 - 2019Information Systems FrontiersCorresponding Editor
2017MISQ Special IssueAssociate Editor
2017International Conference for Smart HealthProgram Co-chair

Projects

  • RGC GRF: 11500519, 11503115, 149412
  • NSF China: 71572169
  • GuangDong NSF: 2015A030313876
  • GuangDong Science and Technology: 2014A020221090
  • CityU: 7005195, 7004287, 7004142, 7003008, 7002898, 7002625, 7002518, 7200170
  • and serveral projects as co-I.

Qualifications/Experiences

  • Oracle Certificated Professional in Database - Oracle
  • IBM Certificated AS/400 Associate System Operator- IBM