Bang, Youngsok

BS, MS, PhD (KAIST); PhD (McGill)

Assistant Professor

Contact

Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics

Room 906, 9/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 9799

bangyoungsok@baf.cuhk.edu.hk

Biography

Prof. Youngsok Bang is an Assistant Professor in Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He received his BS, MS, and PhD in Management Engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and his second PhD in Information Systems from McGill University. His current interests lie in the business value of big data, especially in the areas of mobile commerce and social media. His research has appeared in MIS Quarterly, Journal of MIS, and several other journals.

Teaching Areas

Business Analytics
Web Analytics
Business Information Systems

Research Interests

Business Impacts of Technology
Economics of Information Systems

  • Grants
    • “The Role of Application Rank in the Extended Mobile Application Download”, awarded by National Research Foundation of Korea, 2013-2014
    • “Effects of Transaction Characteristics on Distributive Justice and Transaction Intention in a Collaborative Shopping Model”, awarded by National Research Foundation of Korea, 2011-2012