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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 (preprints available)


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 (preprints available)

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 (preprints available)

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 (preprints available)

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

Fit and Misfit of Plural Sourcing Strategies and IT-Enabled Process Integration Capabilities: Consequences for Firm Performance in the U.S. Electric Utility Industry
Arun Rai, Ilgaz Arikan, Jessica Pye, and Amrit Tiwana

Cultural Sensemaking in Offshore Information Technology Service Suppliers: A Cultural Frame Perspective
Ning Su

Work Harder or Work Smarter? Information Technology and Resource Reallocation in Healthcare Processes
Adrian Yeow and Kim Huat Goh

Information Technology Impacts on Firm Performance: An Extension of Kohli and Devaraj
Rajiv Sabherwal and Anand Jeyaraj

Software Process Diversity: Conceptualization, Measurement, and Analysis of Impact on Project Performance
Narayan Ramasubbu, Anandhi Bharadwaj, and Giri Kumar Tayi

Strike a Happy Medium: The Effect of IT Knowledge on Overconfidence of Venture Capitalists in IT Investments
Harpreet Singh, Rohit Aggarwal, and Irina Cojuharenco

Campus Emergency Notification Systems: An Examination of Factors Affecting Compliance with Alerts
Wencui Han, Serkan Ada, Raj Sharman, and H. Raghav Rao


Theory & Review

Me, My Self, and I(T): Conceptualizing Information Technology Identity and its Implications
Michelle Carter and Varun Grover (preprints available)


Research Notes

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

Extending ICT4D Studies: The Value of Critical Research
Cecilia I. C. Lin, Feng-Yang Kuo, and Michael D. Myers (preprints available)

Friendships in Online Peer-to-Peer Lending: Pipes, Prisms, and Relational Herding*
De Liu, Daniel J. Brass, Yong Lu, and Dongyu Chen (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)

A Multiagent Competitive Gaming Platform to Address Societal Challenges
Wolfgang Ketter, Markus Peters, John Collins, and Alok Gupta

The Evolution of an ICT Platform-Enabled Ecosystem for Poverty Alleviation: The Case of eKutir
Srivardhini K. Jha, Alain Pinsonneault, and Laurette Dubé

Does Information and Communication Technology Lead to the Well-Being of Nations? A Country-Level Empirical Investigation
Kartik K. Ganju, Paul A. Pavlou, and Rajiv D. Banker

Identity Verification and Societal Challenges: Explaining the Gap Between Service Provision and Development Outcomes
Kathy McGrath

The Internet and Racial Hate Crimes: Offline Spillovers from Online Access
Jason Chan, Anindya Ghose, and Robert Seamans