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Hyoduk Shin

Jimmy Anklesaria Presidential Chair in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Professor of Innovation Information Technology and Operations

Shin’s research interests include forecast information sharing and investment in supply chain management, competitive strategies under operational constraints, economics of information technology, software and digital goods, release strategies in the motion picture industry and innovation in supply chains.

Shin has been published in numerous journals, including Information Systems Research, Operations Research and Manufacturing & Service Operations Management. He won the best paper award of Conference on Information Systems and Technology (2012) for the paper “Cloud Computing: Implications on Software Network Structure and Security Risks” with his co-authors, Terrence August and Marius Niculescu. He is a recipient of a 2011 Management Science Meritorious Service Award and Lieberman Fellowship from Stanford University (2006-2007).

Prior to joining the Rady School, Shin was an Assistant Professor at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. At Kellogg, he won Chairs’ Core Course Teaching Award. Shin earned a Ph.D. from Stanford University, a M.S. in Statistics from the University of Chicago and an M.S. in Management Engineering and B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.


Porteus, E. L., H. Shin, and T. I. Tunca, (2010) “Feasting on Leftovers: Strategic Use of Shortages in Price Competition Among Differentiated Products”, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 12(1), 140-161.

Shin, H. and T. I. Tunca, (2010) “The Effect of Competition on Demand Forecast Investments and Supply Chain Coordination”, Operations Research, 58(6), 1592-1610.

Niculescu, M. F., H. Shin, and S. Whang, (2012) “Underlying Consumer Heterogeneity in Markets for Technology-Intensive Services with Network Effects”, Information Systems Research, 23(4), 1322-1341.
August, T. W., H. Shin, and T. I. Tunca, (2013) “Licensing and Competition for Services in Open Source Software,” Information Systems Research, 24(4), 1068-1086.

Khanjari, N., S. Iravani, and H. Shin, (2014) “The Impact of the Manufacturer-hired Sales-agent on a Supply Chain with Information Asymmetry,” Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 16(1) 76-88.

August, T., R. August, and H. Shin, (2014) “Designing User Incentives for Cybersecurity,” Communications of the ACM, 57(11), 43 – 46.

August, T.W., Niculescu, M. F., and H. Shin, (2014) “Cloud Computing: Implications on Software Network Structure and Security Risks”, Information Systems Research, 25(3), 489—510.

Wang, J. and H. Shin, (2015) “The Impact of Contracts and Competition on Upstream Innovation in a Supply Chain,” Production and Operations Management, 24(1), 134—146.

August, T.W.,  Dao, D., and H. Shin, (2015) August, T.W., Dao, D., and H. Shin, (2015) "Optimal Timing of Sequential Distribution: The Impact of Congestion Externalities and Day-and-Date Strategies,” Marketing Science, 34(5), 755-774.

Shamir, N. and H. Shin, (2016) "Public Forecast Information Sharing in a Market with Competing Supply Chains," Management Science, 62(10), 2994-3022.


Chu, L. Y., N. Shamir, and H. Shin, (2017) "Strategic Communication for Capacity Alignment with Pricing in a Supply Chain", Management Science, 63 (12), 4366—4388.

Cui, R., and H. Shin, (2018) "Sharing Aggregate Inventory Information with Customers: A Strategic Way of Cross-selling", Management Science, 64 (1), 381—400.

August, T.W., H. Shin and T.I. Tunca, (2018) “Generating Value through Open Source: Software Service Market Regulation and Licensing Policy, Information Systems Research, 29(1), 186—205.

 Shamir, N. and H. Shin, (2018) “The Perils of Sharing Information in a Trade Association under a Strategic Wholesale Price,” Special Issue of Production and Operations Management on “Operations Management and Information Systems Interface", 27 (11), 1978 -1995.

Lee, J., V. Krishnan, O. Mnyshenko and H. Shin, (2019) “Inclusive Innovation: Product Innovation in Technology Supply Chains,” Manufacturing & Service Operations Management: Special Issue on Value Chain Innovations in Developing Economies, 21 (2), 327--345.

Lee, J., V. Krishnan and H. Shin, (2020) “Business Models for Technology-Intensive Supply Chains,” Management Science, 66 (5), 2120-2139.

Lee, J., H.S. Lee, V. Krishnan and H. Shin, (2021) “Alleviating Drug Shortages: The Role of Mandated Reporting Induced Operational Transparency,” Management Science, 67 (4), 2326-2339.

Wang, J., H. Shin and Q. Zhou, (2021) “The Optimal Innovation Decision for an Innovative Supplier in a Supply Chain,” European Journal of Operational Research, 292 (3), 967-979.

Working Papers

Khanjari, N., S. Iravani and H. Shin, (2022) “Information Sharing in Supply Chain of Durable Goods,” 2022, Working Paper.

August, T., D. Noh, N. Shamir and H. Shin, (2022) “Cybersecurity Investment and Information Sharing among Competing Firms,” Working Paper.

August, T., D. D. Dao and H. Shin, (2022) “Managing Profitability Under Capacity Restrictions in the Entertainment Industry,” Working Paper.

Lee, J., J.K. Ryan, H. Shin and D. Sun, (2022) “The Impacts of a Non-Profit Intermediary on Drug Shortages,” Working Paper.

The pharmaceutical supply chains and the healthcare industry; Drug shortages

Collaboration and information visibility in supply chains

Forecasting and innovation investments in supply chains

Cyber-security and Open source software

The motion picture and entertainment industry