- Individual marketing: service customization and personalization, decision making, role of recommendation agents in building learning relationships;
- Services marketing: value, trust, switching barriers, loyalty;
- Cross-cultural issues in consumer research.
PUBLISHED IN REFEREED JOURNALS
Shen, Anyuan and A. Dwayne Ball (2011), “Preference Stability Belief as a Determinant of Response to Personalized Recommendations,” Journal of Consumer Behaviour, 10 (2), pp. 71-79. [Shen and Ball 2011-JCB]
Shen, Anyuan and Chih-Yang Tsai (2010), “Are Single-Gift Donors Different from their Multiple-Gift Counterparts? A Longitudinal Approach to the Giving Behaviors of Committed Donors,” the International Journal of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Marketing, 15 (August), pp. 253-264. [Shen and Tsai 2010-IJNVM]
Shen, Anyuan and A. Dwayne Ball (2009), “Customer Perceptions and Sustained Usageof Recommender Systems,” Internationbal Journal of Electronic Business, 7 (6), pp. 642-663.
Shen, Anyuan and A. Dwayne Ball (2009), “Is Personalization of Services Always a Good Thing? Exploring the role of technology-mediated personalization (TMP) in service relationships,” Journal of Services Marketing, 23 (2), pp. 79-91. [Shen and Ball 2009-JSM]