Research

Research Interest

  • My research interests lie at the intersection between economic values and societal impacts of information systems and technology. My research has been primarily oriented toward three areas:
    1. Societal Impacts of Information Technology and Machine Learning
    2. Automation, Productivity, and Future of Work
    3. Information Technology for Environmental Sustainability

Publications

  1. Park, J., Pang, M.S., Kim, J., and Lee, B., 2020. “The Deterrent Effect of Ride-Sharing on Sexual Assault and Investigation of Situational Contingencies,” conditionally accepted for publication at Information Systems Research
  2. Park, J., Cho, D., Lee, J.K. and Lee, B., 2019. “The Economics of Cybercrime: The Role of Broadband and Socioeconomic Status,” ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems (10:4), pp.1-23.

Working Papers

Manuscripts under Review

  1. Park, J., Han, K., and Lee, B. “Green Cloud? An Empirical Analysis of Cloud Computing and Energy Efficiency,” under revision for 3rd round review at Management Science
  2. Park, J., Han, K., and Lee, B. “Reconciling Economic and Environmental Goals: The Role of Information Technology in Decoupling Productivity Growth and Energy Use,” under 2nd round review at Information Systems Research
  3. Park, J., Kim, J., Cho, D., and Lee, B. “Pitching with Style: The Role of the Entrepreneur’s Video Pitch in Online Crowdfunding,” under revision for 2nd round review at MIS Quarterly
  4. Park, J. and Lee, B. “Information and Communication Technology and Wage Structure: The Role of Industry Competition and Dynamism,” under review
  5. Park, J. and Kim, J. “A Data-Driven Exploration of the Race between Man and Machine in the 21st Century,” under review
  6. Eun, S., Park, J., and Lee, B. “The New Wave of Automation? Industrial Robots and the Decline of Non-Routine Manual Tasks in U.S. Manufacturing,” under review
  7. Kyung, N., Park, J., Kwon, J., and Lee, B. “Consumer Reaction to a Data Breach in Mobile Commerce: Evidence from a Natural Experiment,” under review
  8. Han, K., Koh, B., Nault, B., and Park, J. “Under the Hood: Transaction Costs and Information Technology Investment,” under review

Manuscripts in preparation for submission

  1. Park, J. and Pang, M.S. “Information Technology on the Beat: The Impacts of Body-Worn Camera and Facial Recognition Technology on Public Safety”
  2. Park, J. “How the Sharing Economy Changes the Tourism Landscape: The Complementary Impacts of Airbnb and Uber”
  3. Gong, F., Park, J., and Cao, Y. “The Impact of IT Spillovers in Supply Chain on Technical Efficiency: Industry-Level Evidence”
  4. Suh, C., Park, J., Choi, Y., and Lee, H. “The Impact of Foreign Chatter on Twitter on the Stock Performance of Multinational Firms: A Panel VAR Approach”

Work-in-Progress

  1. “Online Learning in Data Management and the Role of Prior Programming Knowledge: Evidence from Online Transition amid COVID-19 Pandemic”
  2. “Cloudy Future of Work? The Effects of Cloud Computing on IT Professionals”
  3. “Automating Knowledge-Intensive Tasks: An Empirical Analysis of Software Development Automation”
  4. “Are You Confident in Your Prediction? An Economic Analysis of Predictive Uncertainty and the Management of Machine Learning Models,” with Byungtae Lee (KAIST)
  5. “Returns to Cloud Computing Investments: The Role of Environmental Uncertainty,” with Kunsoo Han (McGill U.)
  6. “Social Inclusion in the Digital Economy: An Empirical Analysis of Broadband and Employment of Persons with Disabilities,” with Nakyung Kyung (KAIST)
  7. “Externality of Digital Market Efficiency: An Empirical Analysis of Bilateral Reviews in Sharing Economy and Gentrification,” with Young Kwark, Kyung Sung Jung (U. Florida) and Juhee Kwon (CityU HK)
  8. “The Democratized Crowd? Gender Differences in the Stages of New Product Development of Crowdfunding,” with Jongho Kim (KAIST) and Jinhyuk Lee (Korea U.)
  9. “Leveraging Machine Learning to Reduce Racial Bias on Online Platforms: A Neural Machine Translation Approach,” with Jongho Kim (KAIST)
  10. “Converting Supporters into Investors: Evidence from Reward-based and Equity-based Crowdfunding,” with Keongtae Kim (CUHK)
  11. “Grid Computing and Online Contents Platforms,” with Jungpil Hahn (NUS) and Eric Hyeokkoo Kwon (NTU)

Conference Presentations

  1. Park, J. and Han, K., 2020. “Returns to Cloud Computing Investments: The Role of Environmental Uncertainty”, Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Salt Lake City, Utah, USA (going virtual)
  2. Park, J., 2020. “How the Sharing Economy Changes the Tourism Landscape: The Complementary Impacts of Airbnb and Uber/Lyft”, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Dubai, UAE (going virtual)
  3. Park, J., 2020. “How the Sharing Economy Changes the Tourism Landscape: The Complementary Impacts of Airbnb and Uber/Lyft”, Statistical Challenges in Electronic Commerce Research (SCECR), Madrid, Spain (going virtual)
  4. Park, J. and Kim, J., 2019. “Evolution of Task Automation in the 21st Century: A Data-Driven Exploration of the Race between Man and Machine”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Munich, Germany
  5. Kyung, N., Kwon, J., Park, J. and Lee, B., 2019. “How does a data Breach Impact Online Consumer Behavior”, INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Seattle, Washington, USA
  6. Park, J. and Kim, J., 2018. “Fixing Racial Discrimination through Analytics on Online Platforms: A Neural Machine Translation Approach”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), San Francisco, California, USA
  7. Eun, S., Park, J. and Lee, B., 2018. “The End of Job Polarization? Information Technology, Industrial Robot, and Employment in US Manufacturing”, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), San Francisco, California, USA
  8. Park, J. and Kim, J., 2018. “Leveraging Machine Learning to Reduce Racial Bias on Online Platforms: A Neural Machine Translation Approach”, INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Phoenix, Arizona, USA
  9. Lee, Y., Park, J. and Lee, B., 2018. “Battle of Sharing Economy: The Contingent Effects of Ride-Sharing on Taxi Industry”, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Hawaii, USA
  10. Park, J., Kim, J. and Lee, B., 2017. “Are All Faces Created Equal? An Empirical Analysis of Face Disclosure and Facial Expression in Crowdfunding”, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, Seoul, Korea [Best Student Paper Award]
  11. Park, J., Kim, J. and Lee, B., 2017. “Face Premium or Discount? The Contingent Effects of Face Disclosure and Facial Expression in Crowdfunding”, *Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), Seoul, Korea
  12. Park, J., Han, K. and Lee, B., 2017. “Energy Efficiency in the Cloud: An Empirical Analysis of Information Technology Outsourcing, Cloud Computing, and Energy Efficiency”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Seoul, Korea
  13. Kim, J. and Park, J., 2017. “Does Facial Expression Matter Even Online? An Empirical Analysis of Facial Expression of Emotion and Crowdfunding Success”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Seoul, Korea
  14. Park, J., Han, K. and Lee, B., 2017. “Is Cloud Computing Green? An Empirical Analysis of Information Technology Outsourcing and Energy Efficiency”, INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Huston, Texas, USA [Best Student Paper Runner-up]
  15. Kim, J. and Park, J., 2017. “The Anatomy of Facial Expression in Online Crowdfunding Platform: A Machine Learning Approach”, International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), Pangyo, Korea
  16. Park, J., Han, K. and Lee, B., 2016. “Reconciling Economic and Environmental Goals: An Empirical Investigation of Information Technology and Energy Productivity”, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, Dublin, Ireland [Best Student Paper Award]
  17. Lee, Y., Park, J. and Lee, B., 2016. “Battle of Sharing Economy: The Impact of Ride-Sharing on Taxi Industry”, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), Dublin, Ireland
  18. Park, J., Kim, J. and Lee, B., 2016. “Which Tasks Will Technology Take? A New Systematic Methodology to Measure Task Automation”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Dublin, Ireland
  19. Suh, C., Park, J., Kim, J. and Lee, B., 2016. “What is Local Seldom Remains Local: Foreign Chatter and Stock Performance of Multinational Firms”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Dublin, Ireland
  20. Park, J., Han, K. and Lee, B., 2016. “Impact of Information Technology on Energy Productivity: An Empirical Investigation”, INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Nashville, Tennessee, USA
  21. Park, J., Cho, D., Lee, J. and Lee, B., 2016. “The Internet is not Always Malicious: An Empirical Investigation of Socioeconomic Status, Social Capital, and Internet Crime”, The Korea Society of Management Information Systems (KMIS) Fall Conference, Seoul, Korea [Best Paper Award]
  22. Park, J., Kim, J. and Lee, B., 2016. “Are Uber Really to Blame for Sexual Assault? Evidence from New York City”, International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), Suwon, Korea [Best Paper Award]
  23. Park, J. and Lee, B., 2015. “The Distinct Effects of Information Technology and Communication Technology on Inequality: An Empirical Investigation”, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, Fort Worth, Texas, USA [Best Student Paper Award]
  24. Park, J. and Lee, B., 2015. “The Distinct Effects of Information Technology and Communication Technology on Inequality: An Empirical Analysis from the Knowledge Hierarchy Perspective”, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), Dallas, Texas, USA
  25. Park, J. and Lee, B., 2015. “Has Information and Communication Technology Changed the Dynamics of Inequality? An Empirical Study from the Knowledge Hierarchy Perspective”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Fort Worth, Texas, USA