Haozhao Zhang was born in Beijing, China. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2014. He then joined the Ohio State University and received his MS degree in Accounting in 2015. After that, he worked in the banking industry for 2 years before he joined the Management Science Ph.D. program with a concentration in Information Systems at The University of Texas at Dallas. He focused on sharing economy and blockchain related research over the five years of his PhD life. In addition, he also taught undergraduate courses such as Introduction to Programming.



1. Haozhao Zhang, Zhe Zhang, Srinivasan Raghunathan, “Is More Better? Divide Between Retailer’s and Manufacturers’ Preferences for Reviews and Review Monetization” MIS Quarterly, Vol. 45:3a, 2021, pp.1349-1410


Papers Under Review

1. Haozhao Zhang, Chenglong Zhang, Srinivasan Raghunathan, “Service Differentiation through Priority Matching by Two-Sided Matching Platforms”  Information Systems Research, Under Review. 2021.

Work in Progress

1. An Agent-Based Approach for Building a Decentralized Platform in the Sharing Economy.Haozhao Zhang, Zhe Zhang, Zhiqiang Zheng, Varghese Jacob

2. Subscription Payment Model in Two-Sided Sharing Economy:  Is it Profitable? Haozhao Zhang, Srinivasan Raghunathan, Huseyin Cavusoglu 

3. Matching Versus Wage Differentiation in Sharing Economy. Peng Wang, Haozhao Zhang, Zhe Zhang