Daegon Cho is Assistant Professor of IT Management at KAIST College of Business. He received his Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon in 2014.
- Ph.D., Information Systems and Management, Carnegie Mellon University
M.S., Industrial Engineering, Columbia University
B.A., Business Administration/Economics, Yonsei University
- ㆍKAIST College of Business, Assistant Professor (2015-present)
ㆍKAIST Bright Internet Research Center, chairman (2016-present)
ㆍPohang University of Science and Technology, Department of Industrial & Management Engineering, Assistant Professor (2014-2015)
ㆍSK Telecom, Corporate Strategy Office, Manager 2005~2008
Publications & Research
Publications (patents, etc.)
- ▶ Published and Accepted Papers
[J17] Minhyung Lee, Hanbyeol Choi, Daegon Cho, Heeseok Lee. 2020. Can Digital Embrace Physical Consumption? The Effectect of Online Music Streaming on Record Sales. Decision Support Systems. forthcoming.
[J16] Kyungmin Choi, Sunghan Ryu, Daegon Cho. 2020. A behaviour-based typology of travellers using an online travel marketplace. Current Issues in Tourism. forthcoming.
[J15] Il Yong Chung, Miyeon Jung, Jong Won Lee, Yu Rang Park, Daegon Cho, (...). 2020. Exercise Promotion and Distress Reduction Using a Mobile App-Based Community in Breast Cancer Survivors. Frontiers in Oncology. 10(9): 1505.
[J14] Il Yong Chung, Miyeon Jung, Jong Won Lee, Yu Rang Park, Daegon Cho, (...). 2019. An Assessment of Physical Activity Data Collected via a Smartphone App and a Smart Band in Breast Cancer Survivors: Observational Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 21(9): e13463.
[J13] Miyeon Jung , Daegon Cho, Kwangsoo Shin. 2019. The Impact of ParticulateMatter on Outdoor Activity and Mental Health: A Matching Approach. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16(16): 2983.
[J12] Jiyong Park, Daegon Cho, Jae Kyu Lee, Byungtae Lee. 2019. Economics of Cybercrime: The Role of Broadband and Socioeconomic Status. ACM Transactions on MIS. 10(4): 13-23.
[J11] Kyungmin Choi, Sunghan Ryu, Daegon Cho. 2019. When a Loss Turns into a Gain: Differential Effects of Substitute versus Complementary Loss Leaders in a Multi-Sided Platform. Electronics Market. 29: 681-691.
[J10] Angela Choi, Daegon Cho, Dobin Yim, Jae Yun Moon,Wonseok Oh. 2019. When Seeing Helps Believing: The Interactive Eects of Previews and Reviews on E-Book Purchases," Information Systems Research. 30(4): 1164-1183.
[J9] Daegon Cho, Seok Ho Lee, Yeawon Yoo, Hyo-Youn Chu. 2019. Television Singing Competitions Create Stars?: An Empirical Evidence from the Digital Music Chart. Journal of Cultural Economics, 43(1): 1-20.
[J8] Daegon Cho, Youngdeok Hwang, Jongwon Park. 2018. More Buzz, More Vibes: Impact of Social Media on Concert Distribution," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 156: 103-113.
[J7] Haeyeop Song, Daegon Cho, Jaemin Jung. 2018. Platform Competition in the Video Game Console Industry: Impacts of Software Quality and Exclusivity on Market Share. Journal of Media Economics, 30(3): 99-120.
[J6] Jae Kyu Lee, Daegon Cho, Gyoo Gun Lim. 2018. A Design Theory of the Bright Internet. Journal of the Association of Information Systems, 19(2): 63-85.
[J5] Kyungmin Choi, Jongwon Park, Daegon Cho, Hyo-Youn Chu. 2018. The Impact of University Support on the Creation of Student Entrepreneurs: Evidence from South Korea. Entrepreneurship Research Journal, 8(1): 1-14.
[J4] Daegon Cho, Michael D. Smith, and Rahul Telang. 2017. An Empirical Analysis of the Frequency and Location of Concerts in the Digital Age," Information Economics and Policy , 40:41-47.
[J3] Hazel K. Kwon, and Daegon Cho. 2017. Swearing Effects on Citizen-to-Citizen Commenting Online A Large-Scale Exploration of Political Versus Nonpolitical Online News Sites. Social Science Computer Review 35(1): 84-102.
[J2] Daegon Cho, Michael D. Smith, and Alejandro Zentner. 2016. Internet adoption and the survival of print newspapers: A country-level examination. Information Economics & Policy 37:13-19.
[J1] Daegon Cho, and Hazel K. Kwon. 2015. \The impacts of identity verificationcation and disclosure of social cues on framing in online user comments," Computers in Human Behavior 51: 363-372.
▶ Selected Papers under R&R or Review
[PR1] Daegon Cho, Pedro Ferreira, Rahul Telang. The Impact of Mobile Number Portability on Price and Consumer Welfare. (revising for 2nd round review at Journal of Industrial Economics)
[PR2] Miyeon Jung, Eunchul Shin, Daegon Cho. Repairing a Cracked Mirror: The Heterogeneous Effect of Personalized Digital Nudges Driven by Misperception. (revising for 2nd round review at Production and Operations Management)
[PR3] Jiyong Park, Jongho Kim, Daegon Cho, Byungtae Lee. Pitching with Style: The Role of Entrepreneur's Speech in Crowdfunding Success. (revising for 2nd round review at MIS Quarterly)
[PR4] Jaehyeon Ju, Daegon Cho, Jae Kyu Lee, Jae-Hyeon Ahn. Competing with Spams More Fiercely: An Empirical Study on the Effectiveness of Anti-spam Legislation. (revising for 2nd round review at Production and Operations Management)
- Economics of IT, People Analytics, Digital Media and Content, Applications of AI/ML