Hailiang Chen

The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics

Associate Professor

K. K. Leung Building

University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

http://www.fbe.hku.hk/people/academic/hailiang-chen

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Wisdom of Crowds: The Value of Stock Opinions Transmitted Through Social Media

Review of Financial Studies (RFS), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2016
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 6,841 (907)
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Investor-turned-advisors, Social media, Financial markets

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The Impact of Ebook Distribution on Print Sales: Analysis of a Natural Experiment

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Hailiang Chen, Yu Jeffrey Hu and Michael D. Smith
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 2,054 (7,163)
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Digital distribution, channel, publishing industry, natural experiment

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The Emergence of 'Social Executives' and Its Consequences for Financial Markets

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2019
Hailiang Chen, Byoung-Hyoun Hwang and Baixiao Liu
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Florida State University
Downloads 983 (22,941)
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Social executives, Social Media, Investors, Stock Markets

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Signal or Noise in Social Media Discussions: Investigating the Role of Network Cohesion

Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Research Paper No. 17-5
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2019
Peng Xie, Hailiang Chen and Yu Jeffrey Hu
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
Downloads 710 (36,253)
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social media analytics, network cohesion, financial technology, Bitcoin

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The Causal Effect of Subscription Video Streaming on DVD Sales: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2018
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) and The University of Hong Kong
Downloads 634 (42,219)

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subscription streaming, DVD sales, natural experiment, difference-in-differences, motion picture industry

6.

IT-Enabled Broadcasting in Social Media: An Empirical Study of Artists’ Activities and Music Sales

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2015
Hailiang Chen, Prabuddha De and Yu Jeffrey Hu
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
Downloads 624 (43,125)
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Broadcasting, Social media marketing, Music sales, panel vector autoregression

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Fake News, Investor Attention, and Market Reaction

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2019
Jonathan Clarke, Hailiang Chen, Ding Du and Yu Jeffrey Hu
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Carnegie Mellon University and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
Downloads 598 (45,622)
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fake news, investor attention, financial technology, textual analysis, social media

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Are Founder CEOs more Overconfident than Professional CEOs? Evidence from S&P 1500 Companies

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2015
Joon Mahn Lee, Byoung-Hyoun Hwang and Hailiang Chen
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 436 (67,756)

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Overconfidence, Founder CEOs, Professional CEOs, Corporate Governance

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ISTopic: Understanding Information Systems Research through Topic Models

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 May 2015 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2015
Hailiang Chen and J. Leon Zhao
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
Downloads 333 (92,820)
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IS research, IS discipline, research agenda, correlated topic model, latent dirichlet allocation, topic modeling, ISTopic

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Interplay between Traditional Media and Social Media: Moderating Role of Product Appeal

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 265 (118,735)

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social media channel, channel management, product appeal, substitution, complementarity, movie promotion

11.

Does Bigger Screen Lead to More Cellular Data Usage?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2016
Hailiang Chen, Baojun Ma and Yu Pan
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, School of Business and Management, Shanghai International Studies University and Shanghai International Studies University
Downloads 241 (130,984)

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task-technology fit, telecommunications, screen size, data usage, smartphone, mobile web

12.

Monetary Incentive and Stock Opinions on Social Media

Journal of Management Information Systems (JMIS), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 May 2017 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2019
Hailiang Chen, Yu Jeffrey Hu and Shan Huang
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 226 (139,439)

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monetary incentive, stock opinions, social media, wisdom of crowds, investment

13.

Noninfluentials and Information Dissemination in the Microblogging Community

Information Technology and Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2017
Tolga Akcura, Kemal Altinkemer and Hailiang Chen
Ozyegin University, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 202 (155,130)

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Internet Communities, Microblogging, Twitter, Word-of-mouth, Econometric Models

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Utilizing Geospatial Information in Cellular Data Usage for Key Location Prediction

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 May 2016 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Yinan Yu, Hailiang Chen, Baojun Ma and Benjamin P. C. Yen
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, School of Business and Management, Shanghai International Studies University and The University of Hong Kong - School of Business
Downloads 89 (294,539)

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cellular data usage, geospatial information, home and workplace, precision marketing, telecommunications, kernel density estimation

15.

Mobile App Initiative and Firm Equity Value

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Mar 2019
Ziqing Yuan, Hailiang Chen and Choon Ling Sia
City University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 60 (367,635)

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mobile app, firm equity value, business value of IT, event study