Assistant Professor
CUHK Business School
Chinese University of Hong Kong

Kim, Keehyung

Rm 948, Cheng Yu Tung Building,
12 Chak Cheung Street, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
+852 3943 5259 |

Keehyung is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics at the CUHK Business School, Chinese University of Hong Kong. His research draws from disciplines of economics, psychology, and machine learning to shed light on decision-making behaviors in online & mobile platforms as well as consumer marketplace.

He has taught big data management & analytics, business information systems, and programing in Java & Python for the past years. He has won a number of teaching awards at the CUHK Business School and the Wisconsin School of Business.

He received his Ph.D. in Operations and Information Management from the Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to that, he received M.S. in Computer Science from Seoul National University, and B.S. in Computer Science (with minor in Business Economics) from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST).

Journal Publication (* equal contribution)

Working Papers

  • "An Experimental Investigation of Contest Design for Data Science Challenges"

  • "Effect of the Rounded Rating Display on Online Rating and Review Behavior"

  • "Rewarding Experts in Revenue-Sharing Crowdfunding"

  • "An Experimental Investigation of Risk Disclosure Policy in Crowdfunding"

  • "Goal Pursuit Behaviors on Social Media: Evidence from Instagram"

Research Grants

  • General Research Fund, Hong Kong Research Grants Council, 2020 - 2022.

  • Direct Allocation Research Grant, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2020 - 2021.

  • Impact Research Project Fund, CUHK Business School, 2019 - 2021.

  • Professional Allowance for Teaching Excellence, CUHK Business School, 2019.

  • CUHK Conference Grant, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2019.

  • Faculty Mobility Scheme Award, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2018.

  • Direct Allocation Research Grant, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2016 - 2018.

  • Departmental Travel Support, CUHK Business School, 2016-present.

  • Departmental Surplus Fund, CUHK Business School, 2016-present.

  • BRITE Lab Research Grant ($4,200), University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013 - 2015.