Tae Hun Kim

Assistant Professor

Department of Information Systems

Hankamer School of Business, Baylor University

Research

The important thing is not to stop questioning. 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
  • IT impact on organizational performance
  • Strategic business intelligence and knowledge management

Refereed Publications

  • Tae Hun Kim, Matt Wimble, and Vallabh 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.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Jae-Nam Lee, Jae Uk Chun, and Izak 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 and Presentations

  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh 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 (WISE), San Francisco, CA, December 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “Does Self-Interest Enhance Social Welfare? Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in a Mobile Navigation App,” International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), San Francisco, CA, December 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “Does User Engagement Enhance Social Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in a Mobile Navigation App,” Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), Chicago, IL, November 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “Does User Contribution Enhance Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in Relieving Urban Traffic Congestion,” INFORMS Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, November 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “Does User Engagement Enhance Social Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in Improving Urban Transportation,” INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Phoenix, AZ, November 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “Does User Engagement Enhance Social Welfare? The Effectiveness of User-Crowdsourced Content in Improving Urban Transportation,” INFORMS Workshop on Data Science (DS), Phoenix, AZ, November 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “User Contribution and Its Social-Welfare Value in a Mobile Navigation App for Real-Time Traffic Information Around Urban Areas,” INFORMS Society for Marketing Science (ISMS) Marketing Science Conference, Philadelphia, PA, June 2018.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh 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 (SCECR), Rotterdam, The Netherlands, June 2018.
  • D. Harrison McKnight, Peng Liu, and Tae Hun 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.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh 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 (WISE), Seoul, South Korea, December 2017.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh 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 (CODE) @ MIT, Cambridge, MA, October 2017.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Chenhui Guo, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh 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 (CIST), Houston, TX, October 2017.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Kyung Ho Song, and Daegon Cho. “Promotion Strategy, Operating Mechanism, and Economic Value of Digital Platform for Consulting Services: A Two-Sided Market Perspective,” INFORMS Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, November 2016.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Ashton Shortridge, Anjana Susarla, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “Understanding User Contribution in a Social Crowdsourcing Mobile App,” INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Nashville, TN, November 2016.
  • D. Harrison McKnight, Peng Liu, and Tae Hun Kim. “Lifting Vendor Loyalty Through Trust: Testing the “Chutes and Ladders” Metaphor,” Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), San Diego, CA, August 2016.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Byounggu Choi, Jae-Nam Lee, and Vallabh Sambamurthy. “The Diversity Effects of Knowledge Sourcing Strategies on Firm Performance: A Complementarity Theory,” International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Auckland, New Zealand, December 2014.
  • Tae Hun Kim and Jae-Nam Lee. “The Effects of Team Diversity in Knowledge Sourcing Scope and Individual Learning Mode: A Multi-Level Approach,” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Jeju Island, South Korea, June 2013.
  • Tae Hun Kim, Ronald T. Cenfetelli, and Izak Benbasat. “Organizational Performance with Environmental Knowledge Intensity: Resource- vs. Knowledge-Based Performance,” International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Orlando, FL, December 2012.
  • Tae Hun Kim and Izak Benbasat. “Effectiveness of Knowledge Seeking Behaviors Embedded in Social Networks: A Perspective of Individuals in Workplaces,” Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Maui, HI, January 2012.
  • Tae Hun Kim and Jae-Nam Lee. “Knowledge Management Strategy: Its Types, Roles and Implications in Organizations,” Korea Society of Management Information Systems Fall Conference, Seoul, South Korea, November 2008.

Invited Research Presentations

  • Tae Hun 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, June 2018.
  • Ashton Shortridge and Tae Hun Kim. “Spatial Data Analytics: Why Should Geographers Care About Big Data?,” Geography Colloquium Series, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, September 2017.
  • D. Harrison McKnight and Tae Hun Kim. “Differentiating the Influence of Vicious- vs. Virtuous-Trust Change Cycles,” International Workshop: Distrust and Conflict Escalation in Organizations and Societies, Groningen, The Netherlands, January 2016.
  • Tae Hun Kim. “The Diversity Effects of Knowledge Sourcing Strategies on Firm Performance: A Complementarity Theory,” Information Systems Workshop in Department of Accounting & Information Systems, Broad College of Business, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, November 2014.