Hongfei Li

Ph.D. Student



Ph.D., 2020 (Expected), University of Connecticut
M.S., 2015, Renmin University of China
B.S., 2013, Renmin University of China

Research Interests

  • Business analytics in emerging online platforms
  • Applications of machine learning
  • Statistical methodology

Papers Under Review

  1. Hongfei Li, Ramesh Shankar, Jan Stallaert. Invested or Indebted: Ex ante and Ex post Reciprocity in Online Knowledge Sharing Communities. Under 3rd Round Review at ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems.
  2. Hongfei Li, Jing Peng, Gang Wang, Xue Bai. Online Diaries and Professional Service. Under Revision for 2nd Round Review at Information Systems Research.
  3. Hongfei Li, Jing Peng, Xinxin Li, Jan Stallaert. When More is Less: The Effect of Add-on Insurance on the Consumption of Professional Services. Under Review at Information Systems Research.
  4. Xian Cao, Timothy Folta, Hongfei Li, Ruoqing Zhu (equal contribution). A New Method to Understand the Online Word of Mouth Dynamics: Multi-View Sequential Canonical Covariance Analysis. Under Review at Management Science.


  1. Operations Management (OPIM 3104)
    • Spring 2018 (teaching evaluation: 4.3 out of 5), Summer 2018 (teaching evaluation: 5.0 out of 5)
  2. Management Information Systems (OPIM 3103)
    • Fall 2018 (teaching evaluation: 3.9 out of 5)
Contact Information
Phone+1 (860) 486-6485
Mailing Address2100 Hillside Road, Unit 1041 Storrs, CT 06269
Office LocationBUSN 407
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