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Issues and Opinions

Research Commentaries

Toward Meaningful Engagement: A Framework for Design and Research of Gamified Information Systems
De Liu, Radhika Santhanam, and Jane Webster

Economic Experiments in Information Systems
Alok Gupta, Karthik Kannan, and Pallab Sanyal

Methods Articles

A Multicollinearity and Measurement Error Statistical Blind Spot: Correcting for Excessive False Positives in Regression and PLS
Dale L. Goodhue, William Lewis, and Ron Thompson (Preprints Available)

Grounded Theory Methodology in Information Systems Research
Manuel Wiesche, Marlen C. Jurisch, Philip Yetton, and Helmut Krcmar

Research Articles

Knowledge Management System Use and Job Performance: A Multilevel Contingency Model
Xiaojun Zhang (Preprints Available)

User Compensation as a Data Breach Recovery Action: An Investigation of the Sony Playstation Network Breach
Sigi Goode, Hartmut Hoehle, Viswanath Venkatesh, and Susan A. Brown (Preprints Available)

Platform or Wholesale? A Strategic Tool for Online Retailers to Benefit from Third-Party Information
Young Kwark, Jianqing Chen, and Srinivasan Raghunathan (Preprints Available)

Top Persuader Prediction for Social Networks
Xiao Fang and Paul Jen-Hwa Hu

Identity Management and Tradable Reputation
Hong Xu, Jianqing Chen, and Andrew B. Whinston

A Nomological Network of Knowledge Management System Use: Antecedents and Consequences
Xiaojun Zhang and Viswanath Venkatesh

Explaining Post-Implementation Employee System Use and Job Performance: Impacts of the Content and Source of Social Network Ties
Tracy Ann Sykes and Viswanath Venkatesh

How Much to Share with Third Parties? Users’ Privacy Concerns and Website’s Dilemma
Ram D. Gopal, Hooman Hidaji, Raymond A. Patterson, Erik Rolland, and Dmitry Zhdanov

Hidden Profiles in Corporate Prediction Markets: The Impact of Public Information Precision and Social Interactions
Liangfei Qiu, Hsing Kenneth Cheng, and Jingchuan Pu

Operational IT Failures, IT Value-Destruction, and Board-Level IT Governance Changes
Michel Benaroch and Anna Chernobai (Preprints Available)

Sequentiality of Product Review Information Provision: An Information Foraging Perspective
Mengxiang Li, Chuan-Hoo Tan, Kwok-Kee Wei, and Kanliang Wang (Preprints Available)

Repeated Interactions Versus Social Ties: Quantifying the Economic Value of Trust, Forgiveness, and Reputation Using a Field Experiment
Ravi Bapna, Liangfei Qiu, and Sarah Rice (Preprints Available)

On the Role of Fairness and Social Distance in Designing Effective Social Referral Systems
Yili Hong, Paul A. Pavlou, Nan Shi, and Kanliang Wang (Preprints Available)

When Do IT Security Investments Matter? Accounting for the Influence of Institutional Factors in the Context of Healthcare Data Breaches
Corey M. Angst, Emily S. Block, John D’Arcy, and Ken Kelley

Through the Eyes of Others: How Onlookers Shape the Use of Technology at Work
Anastasia Sergeeva, Marleen Huysman, Maura Soekijad, and Bart van den Hooff

Social Network Integration and User Content Generation: Evidence from Natural Experiments
Ni Huang, Yili Hong, and Gordon Burtch

Clarifying Ontological Inseparability with Heidegger’s Analysis of Equipment
Kai Riemer and Robert B. Johnston

The Impact of Health Information Sharing on Duplicate Testing
Sezgin Abyabakan, Indranil Bardhan, Zhiqiang (Eric) Zheng, and Kirk Kirksey

Antecedents of Information Systems Sourcing Strategies in U.S. Hospitals: A Longitudinal Study
Corey M. Angst, Kaitlin D. Wowak, Sean M. Handley, and Ken Kelley

Extracting Representative Information on Intra-Organizational Blogging Platforms
Xunhua Guo, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Jin Zhang, and Dandan Qiao

Social Media Affordances for Connective Action: An Examination of Microblogging Use During the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
Emmanuelle Vaast, Hani Safadi, Liette Lapointe, and Bogvdan Negoita

The Ecosystem of Software Platform: A Study of Asymmetric Cross-Side Network Effects and Platform Governance
Peijian Song, Ling Xue, Arun Rai, and Cheng Zhang

Drawing a Line in the Sand: Commitment Problem in Ending Software Support
Abhijeet Ghoshal, Atanu Lahiri, and Debabrata Dey

Mindfulness in Information Technology Use: Definitions, Distinctions, and a New Measure
Jason Thatcher, Ryan Wright, Heshan Sun, Thomas Zagenczyk, and Richard Klein

Supply-Side Network Effects and the Development of Information Technology Standards
Juha Uotila, Thomas Keil, and Markku Maula

A Model of Competition between Perpetual Software and Software as a Service
Zhiling Guo and Dan Ma

Engaging Voluntary Contributions in Online Communities: A Hidden Markov Model
Wei Chen, Xiahua Wei, and Kevin Xiaoguo Zhu

Making Rigorous Research Relevant: Innovating Statistical Action Research
Alexandra Durcikova, Allen S. Lee, and Susan A. Brown

Recommending Remedial Learning Materials to Students by Filling Their Knowledge Gaps
Konstantin Bauman and Alexander Tuzhilin

User Service Innovation on Mobile Phone Platforms: Investigating Impacts of Lead Userness, Toolkit Support, and Design Autonomy
Hua (Jonathan) Ye and Atreyi Kankanhalli

CPOE-Enabled Coordination: Appropriation for Deep Structure Use and Impacts on Patient Outcomes
Darryl Romanow, Arun Rai, and Mark Keil

Toward a Unified Model of Information Security Policy Compliance
Gregory D. Moody, Mikko Siponen, and Seppo Pahnila

Beyond the Privacy Paradox: Objective Versus Relative Risk in Privacy Decision Making
Idris Adjerid, Eyal Peer, and Alessandro Acquisti

Platform Sponsor Investments and User Contributions in Knowledge Communities: The Role of Knowledge Seeding
Peng Huang, Ali Tafti, and Sunil Mithas

Text Analytics to Support Sense-Making in Social Media: A Language-Action Perspective
Ahmed Abbasi, Yilu Zhou, Shasha Deng, and Pengzhu Zhang

External Bridging and Internal Bonding: Unlocking the Generative Resources of Member Time and Attention Spent in Online Communities
Yongsuk Kim, Sirkka L. Jarvenpaa, and Bin Gu

Tuning Out Security Warnings: A Longitudinal Examination of Habituation through fMRI, Eye Tracking, and Field Experiments
Anthony Vance, Jeffrey L. Jenkins, Bonnie Brinton Anderson, Daniel Bjornn, and C. Brock Kirwan

Theory & Review

Unifying the Role of IT in Hyperturbulence and Competitive Advantage Via a Multilevel Perspective of IS Strategy
Ning Nan and Hüseyin Tanriverdi

Assessing Representation Theory with a Framework for Pursuing Success and Failure
Andrew Burton-Jones, Jan Recker, Marta Indulska, Peter Green, and Ron Weber

Research Notes

Information Technology Outsourcing: Asset Transfer and the Role of Contract
Young Bong Chang, Vijay Gurbaxani, and Kiron Ravindran (Preprints Available)

Ending the Mending Wall: Herding, Media Coverage, and Colocation in IT Entrepreneurship
Brad N. Greenwood and Anandasivam Gopal

Examining the Mediating Roles of Cognitive Load and Performance Outcomes in User Satisfaction with a Website: A Field Quasi-Experiment
Paul Jen-Hwa Hu, Han-fen Hu, and Xiao Fang

Information Technology Investments and Firm Risk Across Industries: Evidence from the Bond Market
Keongtae Kim, Sunil Mithas, and Michael Kimrough

Revealing or Non-Revealing: The Impact of Review Disclosure Policy on Firm Profitability
Xinxin Li

Statistical Inference with PLSc Using Bootstrap Confidence Intervals
Miguel I. Aguirre-Urreta and Mikko Rönkkö

Consumer Preferences, Cannibalization, and Competition: Evidence from the Personal Computer Industry
Bin Li, Xinxin Li, and Hongju Liu