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Issues & Opinions

When Statistical Significance Is Not Enough: Investigating Relevance, Practical Significance, and Statistical Significance
Kaveh Mohajeri, Mostafa Mesgari, and Allen S. Lee


Research Commentaries

The Sociotechnical Axis of Cohesion for the IS Discipline: Its Historical Legacy and its Continued Relevance
Suprateek Sarker, Sutirtha Chatterjee, Xiao Xiao, and Amany Elbanna Preprints available


Methods Articles

Research Articles

Optimal Market Entry Timing for Successive Generations of Technological Innovations
Zhengrui Jiang, Xinxue (Shawn) Qu, and Dipak C. Jain Preprints available

Children’s Internet Addiction, Family-to-Work Conflict, and Job Outcomes: A Study of Parent-Child Dyads
Viswanath Venkatesh, Tracy Ann Sykes, Frank K. Y. Chan, James Y. L. Thong, and Paul Jen-Hwa Hu Preprints available

Using Polynomial Modeling to Understand Service Quality in E-Government Websites
Rohit Nishant, Shirish C. Srivastava, and Thompson S. H. Teo Preprints available

Governance and ICT4D Initiative Success: A Longitudinal Field Study of Ten Villages in Rural India
Viswanath Venkatesh, Tracy Ann Sykes, Arun Rai, and Pankaj Setia

Mobile App Recommendation: An Involvement-Enhanced Approach
Jiangning He, Xiao Fang, Hongyan Liu, and Xindan Li Preprints available

Operationalizing Regulatory Focus in the Digital Age: Evidence from an E-Commerce Context
Ji Wu, Liqiang Huang, and J. Leon Zhao Preprints available

A Time-Based Dynamic Synchronization Policy for Consolidated Database Systems
Xinxue (Shawn) Qu and Zhengrui Jiang Preprints available

Developer Centrality and the Impact of Value Congruence and Incongruence on Commitment and Code Contribution Activity in Open Source Software Communities
Likoebe M. Maruping, Sherae L. Daniel, and Marcelo Cataldo Preprints available

ICT for Development in Rural India: A Longitudinal Study of Women’s Health Outcomes
Viswanath Venkatesh, Tracy Ann Sykes, and Xiaojun Zhang

An fMRI Exploration of Information Processing in Electronic Networks of Practice
Thomas O. Meservy, Kelly J. Fadel, C. Brock Kirwan, and Rayman D. Meservy Preprints available

The Right Music at the Right Time: Adaptive Personalized Playlists Based on Sequence Modeling
Elad Liebman, Maytal Saar-Tsechansky, and Peter Stone Preprints available

A Potato Salad with a Lemon Twist: Using a Supply-Side Shock to Study the Impact of Opportunistic Behavior on Crowdfunding Platforms
Hilah Geva, Ohad Barzilay, and Gal Oestreicher-Singer

Informative Role of Recommender Systems in Electronic Marketplaces: A Boon or a Bane for Competing Sellers?
Lusi Li, Jianqing Chen, and Srinivasan Raghunathan

Can Outsourcing of Information Technology Foster Innovations in Client Organizations? An Empirical Analysis
Anjana Susarla and Tridas Mukhopadhyay Preprints available

Shared or Dedicated Infrastructures? On the Impact of Reprovisioning Ability
Roch Guerin, Kartik Hosanagar, Xinxin Li, and Soumya Sen

Institutional Logics and Pluralistic Responses to Enterprise System Implementation: A Qualitative Meta-Analysis
Nicholas Berente, Kalle Lyytinen, Youngjin Yoo, and Chris Maurer Preprints available

Designing Real-Time Feedback for Bidders in Homogeneous-Item Continuous Combinatorial Auctions
Gediminas Adomavicius, Alok Gupta, and Mochen Yang Preprints available

Optimal Asset Transfer in IT Outsourcing Contracts
Shivendu Shivendu, David Zeng, and Vijay Gurbaxani

Optimizing and Satisficing: The Interplay Between Platform Architecture and Producers’ Design Strategies for Platform Performance
Sabine Brunswicker, Esteve Almirall, and Ann Majchrzak

The Impact of Digitization on Content Marets: Prices, Profits, and Social Welfare
Shivendu Shivendu and Ran (Alan) Zhang

The Role of Affordances in the Deinstitutionalization of a Dysfunctional Health Management Information System in Kenya: An Identity Work Perspective
Roberta Bernardi, Suprateek Sarker, and Sundeep Sahay

Using Eye Tracking to Expose Cognitive Processes in Understanding Conceptual Models
Palash Bera, Pnina Soffer, and Jeffrey Parsons Preprints available

How Technology-Afforded Practices at the Micro Level Can Generate Institutional Change at the Field Level: Theorizing the Recursive Mechanism Actualized in Swedish Rheumatology 2000-2014
Anna Essén and Sara Winterstorm Värlander Preprints available

Altruism or Shrewd Business? Implications of Technology Openness on Innovations and Competition
He Huang, Geoffrey Parker, Yinliang (Ricky) Tan, and Hongyan Xu

Do Search Engines Influence Media Piracy? Evidence from a Randomized Field Study
Liron Sivan, Michael D. Smith, and Rahul Telang Preprints available

Playing to the Crowd? Digital Visibility and the Social Dynamics of Purchase Disclosure
Lauren Rhue and Arun Sundararajan Preprints available

Holistic Archetypes of IT Outsourcing Strategy: A Contingency Fit and Configurational Approach
Jae-Nam Lee, YoungKi Park, Detmar W. Straub, and Yunmo Koo

First- or Second-Mover Advantage? The Case of IT-Enabled Platform Market
Haiyang Feng, Zhengrui Jiang, Minqiang Li, and Nan Feng

A Daily Field Investigation of Technology-Driven Stress Spillovers from Work to Home
Alexander Benlian

Separate Versus Joint Evaluation: The Roles of Evaluation Mode and Construal Level in Technology Adoption
Candy K. Y. Ho, Weiling Ke, Hefu Liu, and Patrick Y. K. Chau

Corporate Strategy Changes and Information Technology Control Effectiveness in Multibusiness Firms
Hüseyin Tanriverdi and Kui Du


Theory & Review

Contextual Explanation: Alternative Approaches and Persistent Challenges
Chrisanthi Avgerou Preprints available

Technology as Routine Capability
E. Burton Swanson Preprints available

Theorizing the Digital Object
Philip Faulkner and Jochen Runde


Research Notes

Says Who? The Effects of Presentation Format and Source Rating on Fake News in Social Media
Antino Kim and Alan R. Dennis Preprints available

Followership in an Open-Source Project and Its Significance in Code Reuse
Qiqi Jiang, Chuan-Hoo Tan, Choon Ling Sia, and Kwok-Kee Wei Preprints available

Reducing Recommender Systems Bias: An Investigation of Rating Display Designs
Gedaminas Adomavicius, Jesse C. Bockstedt, Shawn P. Curley, and Jingjing Zhang

Finding People with Emotional Distress in Online Social Media: A Design Combining Machine Learning and Rule-Based Classification
Michael Chau, Tim M. H. Li, Paul W. C. Wong, Jennifer J. Xu, Paul S. F. Yip, and Hsinchun Chen

The Effect of Shortening Lock-In Periods in Telecommunication Services
Baojing Yang, Miguel Godinho de Matos, and Pedro Ferreira

Fake News on Social Media: People Believe What They Want to Believe When it Makes No Sense at All
Patricia L. Moravec, Randall K. Minas, and Alan R. Dennis


Special Issue: The Role of Information Systems and Analysis in Chronic Disease Prevention and Management

Data Analytics Framework for Smart Asthma Management Based on Remote Health Information Systems with Bluetooth-Enabled Personal Inhalers Preprints available
Junbo Son, Patricia Flatley Brennan, and Shiyu Zhou

Trajectories of Repeated Readmissions of Chronic Disease Patients: Risk Stratification, Profiling, and Prediction
Ofir Ben-Assuli and Rema Padman

Chronic Disease Management: How IT and Analytics Create Healthcare Value Through the Temporal Displacement of Care
Steve Thompson, Jonathan Whitaker, Rajiv Kohli, and Craig Jones Preprints available

A Comprehensive Analysis of Triggers and Risk Factors for Asthma Based on Machine Learning and Large Heterogeneous Data Sources
Wenli Zhang and Sudha Ram

Go to YouTube and Call Me in the Morning: Use of Social Media for Chronic Conditions
Xiao Liu, Bin Zhang, Anjana Susarla, and Rema Padman

Examining How Chronically Ill Patients’ Reactions To, and Effective Use of, Information Technology Can Influence How Well They Self-Manage Their Illness
Azadeh Savoli, Henri Barki, and Guy Pare

Cascading Feedback: A Longitudinal Study of a Feedback Ecosystem for Telemonitoring Patients with Chronic Disease
Kathryn Brohman, Shamel Addas, Jeff Dixon, and Alain Pinsonneault Preprints available

IT-Enabled Self-Monitoring for Chronic Disease Self-Management: An Interdisciplinary Review
Jinglu Jiang and Ann Frances Cameron

The Effects of Participating in Physician-Driven Online Health Community in Managing Chronic Disease: Evidence from Two Natural Experiments
Qianqian Ben Liu, Xiaoxiao Liu, and Xitong Guo


Special Issue: Complexity and Information Systems Research in the Emerging Digital World

The Dynamics of Drift in Digitized Processes
Brian T. Pentland, Peng Liu, Waldemar Kremser, and Thorvald Hærem

Taming Complexity in Search Matching: Two-Sided Recommender Systems on Digital Platforms
Onkar Malgonde, He Zhang, Balaji Padmanabhan, and Moez Limayem

Organized Complexity of Digital Business Strategy: A Configurational Perspective
YoungKi Park and Sunil Mithas

Digitization and Phase Transitions in Platform Organizing Logics: Evidence from the Process Automation Industry
Johan Sandberg, Jonny Holmström, and Kalle Lyytinen

The Evolution of Information Systems Architecture: An Agent-Based Simulation Model
Kazem Haki, Jannis Beese, Stephan Aier, and Robert Winter