Dr. LI Xin (李昕博士)

PhD - Management Information Systems (University of Arizona)
ME - Control Theory and Control Engineering (Tsinghua University)
BE - Automation (Tsinghua Unviersity)

Associate Professor

Dr. LI Xin (李昕博士)

Contact Information

Address: 6-266, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34424446
Fax: +852 34420370
E-mail:
Xin.Li@cityu.edu.hk
Personal Web:
http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/staff/xin.li/

Research Areas

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

Xin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems at City University of Hong Kong.

He has more than 90 publications, including more than 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 personal website (http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/staff/xin.li/) 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 AIS.

Selected Publications

Selected Journals
  • Feng, Juan; Li, Xin; Zhang, X. Michael / Online Product Reviews-Triggered Dynamic Pricing: Theory and Evidence. (forthcoming); In: Information Systems Research
  • Fan, Shaokun; Li, Xin; Zhao, J. Leon / Collaboration Process Pattern Approach to Improving Teamwork Performance: A Data Mining-Based Methodology. Jun 2017; In: INFORMS Journal on Computing. Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 438-456
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Liang, Ting-Peng; Li, Xin; Yang, Chin-Tsung; Wang, Mengyue / What in Consumer Reviews Affects the Sales of Mobile Apps: A Multifacet Sentiment Analysis Approach. December 2015; In: International Journal of Electronic Commerce. Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 236-260
  • Chen, Weiyun; Li, Xin; Zeng, Daniel D. / Simple is Beautiful: Toward Light Prediction Markets. May 2015; In: IEEE Intelligent Systems. Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 76-80
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.

Professional Qualifications

Qualification Certifying Organization
Oracle Certificated Professional in Database Oracle
IBM Certificated AS/400 Associate System Operator IBM

External Academic Activities

Period Organizer Country Role
2019 - Now INFORMS Journal on Computing - Associate Editor
2017 - Now Information Technology & People - Senior Editor
2017 - Now ACM Transaction on MIS - Associate Editor
2017 - 2019 International Conference on Information Systems - Associate Editor
2016 - 2018 Information Systems Frontiers - Corresponding Editor
2016 - 2018 Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems - Track Co-chair
2017 MISQ Special Issue - Associate Editor
2017 International Conference for Smart Health - Program Co-chair