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Issues and Opinions

Fairness in the Institutional Valuation of Business Journals
Gary F. Templeton and Bruce R. Lewis (preprints available)


Research Commentaries


Research Essays

Genres of Inquiry in Design-Science Research: Justification and Evaluation of Knowledge Production
Richard L. Baskerville, Mala Kaul, and Veda C. Storey


Research Articles

Vocal Minority and Silent Majority: How Do Online Ratings Reflect Population Perceptions of Quality?
Guodong (Gordon) Gao, Brad N. Greenwood, Ritu Agarwal, and Jeffrey McCullough (preprints available)

Jamming with Social Media: How Cognitive Structuring of Organizing Vision Facets Affects IT Innovation Diffusion
Shaila M. Miranda, Inchan Kim, and Jama D. Summers (preprints available)

Organizational Path Constitution in Technological Innovation: Evidence from Rural Telehealth
Rajendra Singh, Lars Mathiassen, and Abhay Mishra

Information Technology Use as a Learning Mechanism: The Impact of IT Use on Knowledge Transfer Effectiveness, Absorptive Capacity, and Franchisee Performance
Kishen Iyengar, Jeffrey R. Sweeney, and Ramiro Montealegre (preprints available)

Comparing Potential and Actual Innovators: An Empirical Study of Mobile Data Services Innovation
Atreyi Kankanhalli, Hua (Jonathan) Ye, and Hock Hai Teo

What Do Systems Users Have to Fear? Using Fear Appeals to Engender Threats and Fear that Motivate Protective Security Behaviors
Scott R. Boss, Dennis F. Galletta, Paul Benjamin Lowry, Gregory D. Moody, and Pete Polak

Competing for Attention: An Empirical Study of Online Reviewers’ Strategic Behaviors
Wenqi Shen, Yu Jeffrey Hu, and Jackie Rees Ulmer


Theory & Review


Research Notes

Exhaustion from Information Systems Career Experience: Implications for Turn-Away Intention
Deborah J. Armstrong, Nita Brooks, and Cynthia K. Riemenschneider (preprints available)



Special Issue: ICT and Social Challenges

Research Notes

ICT, Intermediaries, and the Transformation of Gendered Power Structures
Elisa Oreglia and Janaki Srinivasan (preprints available)

Information and Communication Technology and the Social Inclusion of Refugees
Antonio Díaz Andrade and Bill Doolin (preprints available)