Tae Hun Kim

Assistant Professor of Business Analytics

Information Systems Department

Hankamer School of Business, Baylor University

One Bear Place #98005, Waco, TX 76798

Research

Curiosity has its own reason for existing... Never lose a holy curiosity.

Albert Einstein

Research Interests

  • Social and mobile technology and its value for public welfare
  • Citizen-data science: big-data analytics with urban and spatial data
  • Artificial intelligence and its impact on businesses and societies
  • Digital transformation and its transformative value
  • IT impact on organizational performance
  • Strategic business intelligence and knowledge management

Refereed Publications

  • TH Kim, M Wimble, V Sambamurthy. “Disaggregation of the IT Capital Effects on Firm Performance: Empirical Evidence from an IT Asset Portfolio Perspective,” European Journal of Information Systems, Volume 27, Issue 4, 2018, pp. 449-469.
  • TH Kim, JN Lee, JU Chun, I Benbasat. “Understanding the Effect of Knowledge Management Strategies on Knowledge Management Performance: A Contingency Perspective,” Information & Management, Volume 51, Issue 4, 2014, pp. 398-416.

Conference Proceedings & Presentations

  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “User Contribution and Its Social-Welfare Value in a Mobile Navigation App for Real-Time Traffic Information Around Urban Areas,” Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, San Francisco, CA, Dec 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, V Sambamurthy. “Does Self-Interest Enhance Social Welfare? Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in a Mobile Navigation App,” International Conference on Information Systems, San Francisco, CA, Dec 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “Does User Engagement Enhance Social Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in a Mobile Navigation App,” Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute, Chicago, IL, Nov 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “Does User Contribution Enhance Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in Relieving Urban Traffic Congestion,” INFORMS Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, Nov 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “Does User Engagement Enhance Social Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in Improving Urban Transportation,” INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology, Phoenix, AZ, Nov 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “Does User Engagement Enhance Social Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in Improving Urban Transportation,” INFORMS Workshop on Data Science, Phoenix, AZ, Nov 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “User Contribution and Its Social-Welfare Value in a Mobile Navigation App for Real-Time Traffic Information Around Urban Areas,” INFORMS Marketing Science Conference, Philadelphia, PA, Jun 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “User Contribution and Its Social-Welfare Value in a Mobile Navigation App for Real-Time Traffic Information Around Urban Areas,” Statistical Conference in E-Commerce Research, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Jun 2018.
  • DH McKnight, P Liu, TH Kim. “Trust in Autonomous Vehicles in Light of the News: Study Findings and Future Research Agenda,” Autonomous Vehicles in Society: Building a Research Agenda, Lansing, MI, May 2018.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “Prosocial Behavior or Bystander Effect? The Role of Virtual Crowdedness in Encouraging User Contribution of a Mobile Virtual Community,” Workshop on Information Systems and Economics, Seoul, South Korea, Dec 2017.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “Analyzing the Impact of Virtual Crowdedness on User Contribution with Citizen Data in Mobile Location Analytics Platforms: Prosocial Behavior or Bystander Effect?,” Conference on Digital Experimentation @ MIT, Cambridge, MA, Oct 2017.
  • TH Kim, C Guo, A Susarla, V Sambamurthy. “The Impact of Virtual Crowdedness on User Contributions in a Mobile App Platform: Prosocial Behavior or Bystander Effect?,” INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology, Houston, TX, Oct 2017.
  • TH Kim, KH Song, D Cho. “Promotion Strategy, Operating Mechanism, and Economic Value of Digital Platform for Consulting Services: A Two-Sided Market Perspective,” INFORMS Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, Nov 2016.
  • TH Kim, A Shortridge, V Sambamurthy, A Susarla. “Understanding User Contribution in a Social Crowdsourcing Mobile App,” INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology, Nashville, TN, Nov 2016.
  • DH McKnight, P Liu, TH Kim. “Lifting Vendor Loyalty Through Trust: Testing the “Chutes and Ladders” Metaphor,” Americas Conference on Information Systems, San Diego, CA, Aug 2016.
  • TH Kim, B Choi, JN Lee, V Sambamurthy. “The Diversity Effects of Knowledge Sourcing Strategies on Firm Performance: A Complementarity Theory,” International Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, New Zealand, Dec 2014.
  • TH Kim, JN Lee. “The Effects of Team Diversity in Knowledge Sourcing Scope and Individual Learning Mode: A Multi-Level Approach,” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Jeju Island, South Korea, Jun 2013.
  • TH Kim, RT Cenfetelli, I Benbasat. “Organizational Performance with Environmental Knowledge Intensity: Resource- vs. Knowledge-Based Performance,” International Conference on Information Systems, Orlando, FL, Dec 2012.
  • TH Kim, I Benbasat. “Effectiveness of Knowledge Seeking Behaviors Embedded in Social Networks: A Perspective of Individuals in Workplaces,” Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, HI, Jan 2012.
  • TH Kim, JN Lee. “Knowledge Management Strategy: Its Types, Roles and Implications in Organizations,” Korea Society of Management Information Systems Fall Conference, Seoul, South Korea, Nov 2008.

Invited Research Presentations

  • TH Kim. “User Engagement in Virtual Mobile Community,” Rising Stars Presentation, Baylor University, Waco, TX, May 2019.
  • TH Kim. “User Contribution and Its Social-Welfare Value in a Mobile Navigation App for Real-Time Traffic Information Around Urban Areas,” IS Research Symposium in Department of Management Information Systems, Korea University Business School, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea, Jun 2018.
  • A Shortridge, TH Kim. “Spatial Data Analytics: Why Should Geographers Care About Big Data?,” Geography Colloquium Series, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, Sep 2017.
  • DH McKnight, TH Kim. “Differentiating the Influence of Vicious- vs. Virtuous-Trust Change Cycles,” International Workshop: Distrust and Conflict Escalation in Organizations and Societies, Groningen, The Netherlands, Jan 2016.
  • TH Kim. “The Diversity Effects of Knowledge Sourcing Strategies on Firm Performance: A Complementarity Theory,” IS Workshop in Department of Accounting & Information Systems, Broad College of Business, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Nov 2014.