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H. Dharma Kwon

Associate Professor of Business Administration

Educational Background

Ph.D., Management, University of California at Los Angeles, 2008
B.S., Magna Cum Laude, Physics, Korea Adv. Inst. of Science & Tech KAIST, 1991

Positions Held

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-2015

Recent Publications

Agrawal, A., Kim, Y. , Kwon, H., Muthulingam, S. Forthcoming. Investment in Shared Suppliers: Effect of Learning, Spillover, and Competition. Production and Operations Management SSRN Abstract

Kwon, H., Xu, W. , Agrawal, A., Muthulingam, S. Forthcoming. Impact of Bayesian Learning and Externalities on Strategic Investment. Management Science, 62: 550 - 570 SSRN Abstract

Kwon, H., Zhang, H. 2015. Game of Singular Stochastic Control and Strategic Exit. Mathematics of Operations Research, 40: 869 - 887

Kwon, H. 2014. Preventing Catastrophic Failures with Weak Forewarning Signals. Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 28: 121144

Honors and Awards

Excellent Teacher, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014-2016

Service Activities

Member of the Editorial Board, Decision Analysis, 2011-2016

Teaching and Research Interests

Teaching Interests: Introductory data analysis; Quantitative analysis of business.

Decision Analysis: Bayesian sequential decisions; real options; stochastic dynamic games Technology Management: technology adoption; R&D management