Yi Liu, Ph.D.

MIS Department

Yi Liu


  • Email: yiliu5@uiwtx.edu
  • Phone Number: (210) 832-5673
  • Office: AGO 107 | Agnese Sosa Building

Research Foci

  • Platform-Centric Competition
  • Business Analytics
  • E-Business
  • IT Business Value and IT Strategy

Hobbies and Interests

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Travel
  • Ph.D., Business Administration: Management Information Systems, Florida State University
  • M.S., Information Systems, Auburn University
  • M.B.A., Auburn University
  • B.S., Management Information Systems, Anhui University of Science and Technology, Huainan, Anhui, China
  • ISM 3003 Foundations of Management Information Systems
  • MIS 2321 Introduction to Information Systems
  • MIS 2325 Information Management Application
  • MIS 3362 Systems Analysis & Design
  • MIS 3325 Introduction to Business Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • MIS 4325 Predictive Analysis and Forecasting
  • MIS 4330 Data Mining and Data Analytics
  • ACCT 6360 Accounting Data Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Editorial Review Board Member for the Journal of American Journal of Operations Management and Information Systems, Since 2022
  • Editorial Review Board Member for the Journal of Global Business Insights (JGBI), Since 2019
  • Scientific Board Member for Managing Tourism Across Continents Conference (MTCON) 2020-2021
  • Member for Association for Information Systems (AIS), Since 2015
  • Member for Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA), Since 2018
  • Member for Sister Cities International (SCI), Since 2019

Refereed Journal Publications

  • Liu, Y., Zhao, X., Liu, Y., & Kong, F. (2023). The dynamic Impact of Digital Economy on the Green Development of Traditional Manufacturing Industry: Evidence from China. Economic Analysis and Policy, In Press

  • Wang, J., Liu, Y., Li, P., Lin, Z., Sindakis, S., & Aggarwal, S. (2023). Overview of Data Quality: Examining the Dimensions, Antecedents, and Impacts of Data Quality. Journal of the Knowledge Economy, 1-20.

  • Liao, H., Liu, Y., & Li, P. (2023). Information systems adoption and knowledge performance: An absorptive capacity perspective. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 1062780.

  • Liu, Y., Tang, X., Wang, X., & Li, P. (2022). Connecting App Evolution to App Engagement: An IT Identity Perspective. Information Technology & People. Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print

  • Liu, X., Liu, Y., & Wang, B. (2022). Evaluating the sustainability of Chinese cities: Indicators Based on a New Data Envelopment Analysis Model. Ecological Indicators (137), pp. 108779.

  • Liu, Y., Tang, X., & Bush, A. (2021). “Intra-Platform Competition: The Role of Innovative and Refinement Evolution in App Success,” Information & Management, (58:7), pp. 103521

  • Liu, Y., Song, J., Wang, X., & Tang, X. (2021). “The Impacts of Effectiveness of App Evolution on User’s Perceptions and App Continuance Intentions: An Empirical Study on U.S. App Market,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems. (49:1), pp. 245 - 265.

  • Wang, X., Sun, J., Wang, Y., & Liu, Y. (2021). “Deepen Electronic Health Record Diffusion Beyond Breadth: Game Changers and Decision Drivers,” Information Systems Frontiers (2021), pp. 1 - 12.

  • Liu, Y., Armstrong, D. J., and Riemenschneider, C. (2018). "The Relationship Between Information Systems (IS) Assets, Organizational Capabilities, and Is-Enabled Absorptive Capacity in U.S. State Information Technology Departments," Communications of the Association for Information Systems, (42:1), pp. 125 - 146.

  • Liu, Y., and Tang, X. (2018). "The Effects of Online Trust-Building Mechanisms on Trust and Repurchase Intentions: An Empirical Study on Ebay," Information Technology & People, (31:3), pp. 666 - 687.

Conference Proceedings

  • Liu, Y. (2015). The Effects of Big Data Analytics and Innovation Culture on Absorptive Capacity and Innovation. In SIGBPS Workshop on Business Processes and Services 2015 Processing Research Papers, Fort Worth, Texas.
  • Armstrong, D. J., Liu, Y., and Riemenschneider, C. K. (2015). How Managers and Workers See Their World: Perceptions of the Relationship between Organizational Capabilities and Absorptive Capacity in US State Information Systems. In the European Conference on Information Systems Completed Research Papers, Munster, Germany.
  • Liu, Y. (2019). Intra-platform Competition: The Role of Strategic and Operational Evolution in App Success. In the 18th Wuhan International Conference on E-business (WHICEB2019) Special Address, Wuhan, Hubei, China.