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.)
- ▶ Selected Published and Accepted Papers
Daegon Cho, Youngdeok Hwang, Jongwon Park "More Buzz, More Vibes: Impact of Social Media on Concert Distribution," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. forthcoming.
Daegon Cho, Seok Ho Lee, Yeawon Yoo, Hyo-Youn Chu, "Television Singing Competitions Create Stars?: An Empirical Evidence from the Digital Music Chart," Journal of Cultural Economics. forthcoming.
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. forthcoming.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
Daegon Cho, and Hazel K. Kwon. 2015. "The impacts of identity verification and disclosure of social cues on flaming in online user comments," Computers in Human Behavior 51: 363-372.
▶ Selected Papers under R&R or Review
A. Choi, D. Cho, D. Yim, JY Moon, and W. Oh. See for Yourself or Listen to Others: Complementary and Substitutive Effects of Previews and Reviews on E-Book Purchase and Consumption. (Revision invited at Information Systems Research)
Daegon Cho, Byungho Park, Kwang-Il Park, "Machines vs. Humans: Can Machine Learning Algorithms Outperform Investment Decisions by Venture Capitalists? (Revision invited at Journal of Business Venturing)
Daegon Cho, Pedro Ferreira, Rahul Telang, "The Impact of Mobile Number Portability on Price and Consumer Welfare" (Revision invited at Journal of Industrial Economics)
- Economics of IS, Business Analytics, Green IT