Economics Department

Myong-Hun Chang

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Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University
Industrial Organization, Microeconomic Theory, Applied Game Theory, Computational Economics, Competitive Strategy

Contact Information:

Phone: (216) 687-4523
Fax: (216) 687-9206


Department of Economics
Cleveland State University
Rhodes Tower Room #1707
Cleveland, OH 44115

Selected Publications:

  • “When Should We Expect a Corporate Leniency Program to Result in Fewer Cartels?,” (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), Journal of Law and Economics, forthcoming.
  • A Computational Model of Industry Dynamics, Routledge, January 2015
  • “Computational Industrial Economics: A Generative Approach to Dynamic Analysis in Industrial Organization,” Oxford Handbook of Computational Economics and Finance, S.-H. Chen, M. Kaboudan, and Y.-R. Du, editors, Oxford University Press, 2015
  • “Competition Policy,” The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management, David J. Teece and Mie Augier, editors, Palgrave MacMillan, 2015
  • “Individual Learning and Social Learning: Endogenous Division of Cognitive Labor in a Population of Co-evolving Problem Solvers,” (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), Administrative Sciences, 3 (2013), 53-75
  • "Emergent Social Learning Networks in Organizations with Heterogeneous Agents," Advances in Complex Systems, 14 (2011), 169-199.
  • "Entry, Exit, and the Endogenous Market Structure in Technologically Turbulent Industries,"Eastern Economic Journal, 37 (2011), 51-84 [Symposium issue on Agent-Based Computational Economics].
  • "Agent-Based Modeling and Computational Experiments in Industrial Organization: Growing Firms and Industries in silico," Eastern Economic Journal, 37 (2011), 28-34 [Symposium issue on Agent-Based Computational Economics].
  • "Modelling the Birth and Death of Cartels with an Application to Evaluating Competition Policy," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), Journal of the European Economic Association, 7 (2009), 1400-1435.
  • "Industry Dynamics with Knowledge-Based Competition: A Computational Study of Entry and Exit Patterns," Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, 4 (2009), 73-114.
  • "Innovators, Imitators, and the Evolving Architecture of Problem-Solving Networks," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), Organization Science, 18 (2007), 648-666
  • "Agent-Based Models of Organizations," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), in Handbook of Computational Economics II: Agent-Based Computational Economics, Leigh Tesfatsion and Kenneth L. Judd (eds.), North Holland (2006)
  • "Discovery and Diffusion of Knowledge in an Endogenous Social Network," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), American Journal of Sociology, 110 (2005), 937-976
  • "Co-Evolution of Firms and Consumers and the Implications for Market Dominance," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.), Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, 29 (2005), 245-276
  • "Multi-Market Competition, Consumer Search, and the Organizational Structure of Multi-Unit Firms," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.) Management Science, 49 (2003), 541-552
  • "Centralization vs. Decentralization in a Multi-Unit Organization: A Computational Model of a Retail Chain as a Multi-Agent Adaptive System," (co-authored with Joseph E. Harrington, Jr.) Management Science, 46 (2000), 1427-1440
  • "Product Switching Cost and Strategic Flexibility," Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 7 (1998), 461-488
  • Flexible Manufacturing, Uncertain Consumer Tastes, and Strategic Entry Deterrence," Journal of Industrial Economics, XLI (1993), 77-90
  • "Inter-temporal Product Choice and Its Effects on Collusive Firm Behavior," International Economic Review, 33 (1992), 773-793
  • "The Effects of Product Differentiation on Collusive Pricing," International Journal of Industrial Organization, 9 (1991), 453-469