Zenan "Alan" Chen

IS Ph.D. Candidate @ UMN Carlson

Exploring societal ripples of tech evolution and
intricacies of platform strategies.

CV (on job market 23-24)

Upcoming Talks

  • Dec 13, 2023

    Large Language Model In Creative Work

    Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE)

    Hyderabad, India

  • Oct 15, 2023

    Large Language Model In Creative Work

    INFORMS Annual Meeting

    Phoenix, Arizona

  • Oct 14, 2023

    Large Language Model In Creative Work

    Conference in Information Systems and Technology (CIST)

    Phoenix, Arizona

Selected research projects

  • 2023 - Now

    Large Language Model in Creative Work

    The Role of Collaboration Modality and Expertise

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  • 2020 - 2023

    Platform Functionality, First-party Content, and Revenue-sharing Strategies

    How does the platform's provision of productivity-enhancing tools to developers affect its revenue-sharing strategies?

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  • 2020 - 2023

    Less (social media) is not always more (productivity)

    What are the effects of blocking social media on individuals' productivity? It may be more complex than you think.

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