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Professor Sang-Yong Tom Lee is a Professor in MIS at the School of Business of Hanyang University. He received a B.A. (1990) and a M.A. (1992) in Economics from Seoul National University, and a Ph.D. (1987) from Texas A&M University. Before joining the Hanyang faculty in 2004, Professor Lee was on the faculty of Department of Information Systems, National University of Singapore as Assistant Professor.
Professor Lee has taught various courses such as Management Information Systems, Business Telecommunications, Internet and Future Society, and others in MIS area. His research interests are in economics of information systems, online information privacy, and value of IT. His papers has been published in various journals such as Management Science and MIS Quarterly, Journal of Management Information Systems, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, Information & Management, and others.
Professor Lee is an Editor-in-Chief of Asia Pacific Journal of Information Systems. He is also serving as an editorial board member at Journal of the AIS, Information & Management, and IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

* Education
Ph.d. Texas A&M University, 1999 (Information Economics)
M.S. Seoul National University, 1992 (Economics)
B.A. Seoul National University, 1990 (Economics)

* Professional Exprience
2004-present, Associate Professor, School of Business, Hanyang University
1999-2004, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Information Systems, National University of Sinapore

* Research Interest
- Issues in Telecommunications (Interconnection / Antitrust / Pricing / Bundling)
- Issues in E-Business (Online information privacy / Online trust / Online pricing behaviors)
- Value of ICT investment ( ICT investment and productivity / ICT spillover)

* Selected Articles

"What Affects the Value of Information Privacy on SNS?" Asian Pacific Journal of Information Systems, 25(2), June 2015.

“Leveraging social media for electronic commerce in Asia: Research areas and opportunities,” Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, May 2015.

“Korean Online Game's Platform Competition under Two-Sided Market Characteristic,” Journal of Global Information Management, December 2014 

“The Analysis on the Relationship between Firms’ Exposures to SNS and Stock Prices in Korea,” (with Kim and Jung), Asian Pacific Journal of Information Systems, 24(2), June 2014.  

“The impact of technology transfer contract on a firm’s market value in Korea,” (with Jae-Seung Han), Journal of Technology Transfer, October 2013. 

Impact of Vendor Selection on Firms' IT Outsourcing: The Korea Experience," (with Jae-Seung Han), Journal of Global Information Management, 20(2), 25-43, April 2012.

"Information and Communications Technology (ICT) International Spillovers", (with Gholami, Guo, and Higon), IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 56(2), 329-340, May 2009.

"Consumer Privacy and Marketing Avoidance: A Static Model", (with Hann, Hui, and Png), Management Science, 54(6), 1094-1103, June 2008.

"Overcoming Online Information Piracy Concerns: An Information Processing Theory Approach", (with Hann, Hui, and Png), Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 13?42, Fall 2007.

"The Value of Privacy Assurance: A Field Experiment", (with Hui and Teo) MIS Quarterly, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 19-34, March 2007.

“Time Series Analysis in the Assessment of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Impact at the Aggregate Level”, (with Gholami and Tong) Information & Management, Volume 42, No. 7, pp.1009-1022, October 2005.

* Honors and Awards
Best Paper runner up in the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS),January2007.
Best Research Paper runner up in the 23rd International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), December2002
Best Paper Award in the 8th Annual European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), July2000.

* Academic Services

Editor-in-Chief, Asia-Pacific Journal of Information Systems, 2016-present

Board of Directors, Korea Society of Management Information Systems, 2010-present
Editorial Board, Information & Management, 2008-present
Editorial Board, Journal of the AIS, 2011-present
Editorial Board, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, 2013-present
Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management , 2013-present