Faculty Directory

Zhuoxin (Allen) Li

Assistant Professor


Information Systems


Zhouxin (Allen) Li studies the economics of information and digital innovation, with a focus on emerging issues related to value creation in digital platforms and networked businesses. His ongoing research investigates information and digital strategies in online platforms and marketplaces, crowdfunding and digital entrepreneurship, IT-enabled supply chain, and digital collaboration.

Selected Appointments and Awards

  • INFORMS Information Systems Society Nunamaker-Chen Dissertation Award, 2016
  • NET Institute Summer Research Grant, NET Institute, 2015, 2014
  • Best Paper Award Runner-Up, Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS), 2014
  • Doctoral Consortium Fellow, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), 2014
  • Best Student Paper Nomination, INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), 2012

Selected Publications

  • Zhuoxin Li and Ashish Agarwal. 2017. “Platform Integration and Demand Spillovers in Complementary Markets: Evidence from Facebook’s Integration of Instagram.” Management Science, 63(10), pp. 3438–3458.
  • Zhuoxin Li, Stephen M. Gilbert, and Guoming Lai. 2015. “Supplier Encroachment as an Enhancement or a Hindrance to Nonlinear Pricing.” Production and Operations Management, 24(1), pp. 89-109.
  • Zhuoxin Li, Stephen M. Gilbert, and Guoming Lai. 2014. “Supplier Encroachment under Asymmetric Information.” Management Science, 60(2), pp. 449-462.