Zhi Li

Assistant Professor

Academic Division: TOIM
781-239-4716

Bio

Dr. Zhi Li joins the Technology, Operation and Information Management Division at Babson College in the fall of 2014 as Assistant Professor of Information Technology Management. Zhi’s research and teaching interests are at the intersection of economics and information technology. He uses analytical modeling, econometrics, financial theories and data mining techniques to explore individual and organizational decision-making mechanism in different IT contexts. His doctoral dissertation and continuing research study the economic issues in cloud computing, crowdfunding market and big data. At Babson College, Dr. Li teaches courses including Web Technologies, Business Intelligence and Data Analytics. Prior to Babson, he taught several courses at the University of Florida, including Business System Design and Applications, Business Systems I and II.

Academic Degrees

  • Ph D, University of Florida
  • BS, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Academic Interests

Information Systems; Information Technology Strategy; Data Mining

Courses

Degree Courses 2016-2017

  • MIS 3690: WEB TECHNOLOGIES

Degree Courses 2015-2016

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Li, Z., Naranjo, A., Cheng, H.K. (in press). Cloud Computing Spot Pricing Dynamics: Latency and Limits to Arbitrage. Information Systems Research
  • Marston, S., Li, Z., Bandyopadhyay, S., Zhang, J., Ghalsasi, A. (2011). Cloud Computing - The Business Perspective. Decision Support Systems