Kevin Zhu

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive

Mail Code 0502

La Jolla, CA 92093-0112

United States

http://https://rady.ucsd.edu/people/faculty/zhu/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

DOWNLOADS

4,499

SSRN CITATIONS

15

CROSSREF CITATIONS

34

Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Internet-Based Distribution of Digital Videos: The Economic Impacts of Digitization on the Motion Picture Industry

Electronic Markets, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 273-280
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Apr 2004
Kevin Zhu
University of California, San Diego
Downloads 1,459 (14,122)

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Digitization, Internet, e-commerce, disintermediation, value chain, motion pictures

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Economics of Digital Bundling: The Impacts of Digitization on the Music Industry

Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery (CACM), Vol. 46, No. 9, pp. 264-270
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Apr 2004
Bryan MacQuarrie and Kevin Zhu
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 784 (35,149)

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Bundling, digital goods, music, digitization, competition, industry structure

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Engaging Voluntary Contributions in Online Communities: A Hidden Markov Model

MIS Quarterly, 42(1), 83-100
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2019
Wei Chen, Xiahua Wei and Kevin Zhu
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Washington, Bothell School of Business and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 735 (38,400)
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Online Community, IT Artifacts, Voluntary Contribution, Dynamics of Contribution, Motivating Mechanisms, Structural Modelling, Public Goods, Hidden Markov Model, Bayesian Estimation

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Strategic Decisions of New Technology Adoption Under Asymmetric Information: A Game Theoretic Model

Decision Sciences, Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 643-675, 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Apr 2004
Kevin Zhu and John Weyant
University of California, San Diego and Stanford University
Downloads 362 (93,029)
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Technology adoption, strategic decisions, asymmetric information, technology-based competition, information economics

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Strategic Exercise of Real Options: Investment Decisions in Technological Systems

Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 257-278, 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Apr 2004
Kevin Zhu and John Weyant
University of California, San Diego and Stanford University
Downloads 357 (94,496)

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Technology investment, competition, real options, game theory, dynamic games, incomplete information, technological systems, and technology innovation

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Information Transparency of Business-to-Business Electronic Markets: A Game-Theoretic Analysis

Management Science, May 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2004
Kevin Zhu
University of California, San Diego
Downloads 286 (120,533)
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Information economics, information transparency, economics of electronic markets, online exchange, asymmetric information, game theory, information transparency hypothesis

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Measuring and Managing the Externality of Managerial Responses to Online Customer Reviews

Information Systems Research, 30(1), 81-96
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2019
Wei Chen, Bin Gu, Qiang Ye and Kevin Zhu
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Boston University - Department of Management Information Systems, Harbin Institute of Technology, School of Management and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 184 (185,917)
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online interactions with customers, managerial responses, customer reviews, externality, volume, valence, mechanisms

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Performance Variations in Order Fulfillment across Days of the Week: How IT-Enabled Procurement May Help

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
University of Maryland, Lehigh University and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 110 (278,907)

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Electronic Markets, Supply Chain Performance, Monday Effect, Behavioral Operations

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The Impact of Release Management on Open-Source Software Co-Creation

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2019
Wei Chen, Vish Krishnan and Kevin Zhu
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 99 (299,730)

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Peer Production, Open-Source Software, Release Management, Structural Modeling, Community Contributions, License, Downloads

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Competition Among Proprietary and Open-Source Software Firms: The Role of Licensing on Strategic Contribution

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 07 May 2020
Terrence August, Wei Chen and Kevin Zhu
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 70 (369,111)
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Open-source software, software competition, licensing, collaborative development, co-creation, product quality, software services market, strategic contributions to open-source software

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The Asymmetric Impact of Customer Information Portability on Service Competition: Evidence from the Global Wireless Industry

Production and Operations Management, 2018, 27(5), 839-858.
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2019
Xiahua Wei and Kevin Zhu
University of Washington, Bothell School of Business and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 39 (479,584)

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public policy, portability, wireless telecom industry, switching costs, competition, customer segmentation

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Emphasizing the Entrepreneur or the Idea? The Impact of Text Content Emphasis on Investment Decisions in Crowdfunding

Decision Support Systems, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Jul 2020
Wei Wang, Wei Chen, Kevin Zhu and Hongwei Wang
Huaqiao University, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of California, San Diego and Tongji University - School of Economics and Management
Downloads 14 (624,230)

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crowdfunding; investment willingness; text content emphasis; text analytics

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Electronic Business Adoption by European Firms: A Cross-Country Assessment of the Facilitators and Inhibitors

European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 251-268, 2003
Posted: 13 Apr 2004
Kevin Zhu
University of California, San Diego

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Electronic business, adoption, empirical data, technology competence, readiness, firm scope, Europe, technology-organization-environment framework

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E-Commerce Metrics for Net-Enhanced Organizations: Assessing the Value of E-Commerce to Firm Performance in the Manufacturing Sector

Information Systems Research, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 275-295
Posted: 09 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2020
Kevin Zhu
University of California, San Diego

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Electronic commerce, IT intensity, e-commerce metrics, measurement, validation, firm performance, Net-enhanced organizations