Xi LI
Dr. Xi LI
市場學
BSc in Marketing Analytics and Technology Programme Director
Associate Director, Institute of Digital Economy and Innovation
Associate Professor

3917 7271

KK 836

Academic & Professional Qualification
  • Ph.D., University of Toronto
  • M.Phil., HKUST
  • B.E., Tsinghua University
Biography

Xi Li is an Associate Professor of Marketing at the University of Hong Kong. He uses economics and machine learning methods to understand how information technologies such as artificial intelligence, recommender systems, data-driven algorithms, blockchain, and algorithmic pricing affect firms, consumers and the society, and how policymakers should regulate big data and protect consumer privacy.

Research Interest

Algorithms, big data and online marketplaces

Selected Publications
  • Superior Knowledge, Price Discrimination, and Customer Inspection, (with Zibin Xu), Marketing Science, forthcoming.
  • Strategic Inventories Under Supply Chain Competition, (with Yanzhi Li and Ying-Ju Chen), Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 24(1), 77-90, 2022.
  • Contract Unobservability and Downstream Competition, (with Qian Liu), Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 23(6), 1468-1482, 2021.
  • Less is More? The Strategic Role of Retailer’s Capacity, (with Yinliang Tan, Yan Xiong, Haibing Gao and Huazhong Zhao), Production and Operations Management, 30(10), 3354-3368, 2021.
  • Audio Mining: The Role of Vocal Tone in Persuasion, (with Xin Wang, Shijie Lu, Mansur Khamitov, and Neil Bendle), Journal of Consumer Research, 48(2), 189-211, 2021.
  • Reviewing Experts’ Restraint from Extremes and Its Impact on Service Providers, (with Peter Nguyen, Xin Wang and June Cotte), Journal of Consumer Research, 47(5), 654-674, 2021.
  • Transparency of Behavior-Based Pricing, (with Krista J. Li and Xin Wang), Journal of Marketing Research, 57(1), 78-99, 2020.
  • Video Mining: Measuring Visual Information Using Automatic Methods, (with Mengze Shi and Xin Wang), International Journal of Research in Marketing, 36(2), 216-231, 2019.
  • Managing Consumer Deliberations in a Decentralized Distribution Channel, (with Yanzhi Li and Mengze Shi), Marketing Science, 38(1), 170-190, 2019.
  • Product and Pricing Decisions in Crowdfunding, (with Ming Hu and Mengze Shi), Marketing Science, 34(3), 331-345, 2015.
Awards and Honours
  • 2021 MSI Young Scholar
Recent Publications
以計算機科學的力量實現市場學數字化 – 李曦博士

香港大學的百年基業聲威遠播,再加上我們學院與亞太區的商業群體關係良好。在强强結合下,港大的市場學學者們在研究上將如虎添翼,並能更有效地把他們的研究和知識傳授給學生,繼而為社會培養更優秀的人才。

以計算機科學的力量實現市場學數字化 – 李曦博士

天生對周遭事物充滿好奇的李曦博士,自幼對市場營銷策略以及相關的經濟現象深感興趣。李博士非常欣赏港大經管學院卓越的研究水平,所以他最終在2021年7月以市場學副教授的身份加入我們港大經管學院的大家庭。