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Methods Articles

Enhancing Social Media Analysis with Visual Data Analytics: A Deep Learning Approach
Donghyuk Shin, Shu He, Gene Moo Lee, Andrew B. Whinston, Suleyman Cetintas, and Kuang-Chih Lee (Preprints available)

Theorizing the Multiplicity of Digital Phenomena: The Ecology of Configurations, Causal Recipes, and Guidelines for Applying QCA
YoungKi Park, Peer C. Fiss, and Omar A. El Sawy

Constructs and Indicators: An Ontological Analysis
Ron Weber

Research Articles

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

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

Corporate Strategy Changes and Information Technology Control Effectiveness in Multibusiness Firms
Hüseyin Tanriverdi and Kui Du (Preprints available)

Welfare Properties of Profit Maximizing Recommender Systems: Theory and Results from a Randomized Experiment
Xiaochen Zhang, Pedro Ferreira, Miguel Godinho de Matos, and Rodrigo Belo

Can Recommender Systems Reduce Healthcare Costs? The Role of Time Pressure and Cost Transparency in Prescription Choicet
Lina Bouayad, Balaji Padmanabhan, and Kaushal Chari

More Is Not Necessarily Better: An Absorptive Capacity Perspective on Network Effects in Open Source Software Development Communitiest
Tanya Tang, Eric Fang, and WIlliam J. Qualls (Preprints available)

Provisioning Interoperable Disaster Management Systems: Integrated, Unified, and Federated Approaches
Hong Guo, Yipeng Liu, and Barry R. Nault

Constant Checking Is Not Addiction: A Grounded Theory of IT-Mediated State-Trackingt
Jin P. Gerlach and Ronald T. Cenfetelli (Preprints available)

A Prescriptive Analytics Method for Cost Reduction in Clinical Decision Making
Xiao Fang, Yuanyuan Gao, and Paul Jen-Hwa Hu

Early Bird Versus Late Owl: An Empirical Investigation of Individual Shopping Time Habit and its Effects
Ziqiong Zhang, Zili Zhang, and Pei-yu Chen

Peer Effects in Competitive Environments: Field Experiments in Information Provision and Interventions
Zhuoxin Li, Gang Wang, and Harry Jiannan Wang

The Evolutionary Trajectories of Peer-Produced Artifacts: Group Composition, the Trajectories’ Exploration, and the Quality of Artifacts
Ofer Arazy, Aron Lindberg, Mostafa Rezaei, and Michele Samorani

Tweet to the Top? Social Media Personal Branding and Career Outcomes
Yanzhen Chen, Huaxia Rui, and Andrew B. Whinston

Organizational Sensemaking in ERP Implementation: The Influence of Sensemaking Structure
Barney Tan, Shan L. Pan, Wenbo Chen, and Lihua Huang (Preprints available)

Commitment and Replacement of Existing SaaS-Delivered Applications: A Mixed-Methods Investigation
Xiao Xiao, Saonee Sarker, Ryan Wright, Suprateek Sarker, and Babu John Mariadoss (Preprints Available)

The Impact of Subscription Reciprocity on Charitable Content Creation and Sharing: Evidence from Twitter on Giving Tuesday
Xue (Jane) Tan, Yingda Lu, and Yong Tan

Enterprise System Implementation and Employee Job Outcomes: Understanding the Role of Formal and Informal Support Structures Using the Job Strain Model
Tracy Ann Sykes

Innovation Outcomes of Digitally Enabled Collaborative Problemistic Search Capability
Prasanna P. Karhade and John Qi Dong

Commitment to IT Investment Plans: The Interplay of Real Earnings Management, IT Decentralization, and Corporate Governance
Ling Xue, Sunil Mithas, and Gautam Ray

Do You Have a Room for Us in Your IT? An Economic Analysis of Shared IT Services and Implications for IT Industries
Min Chen, Min-Seok Pang, and Subodha Kumar

A Deep Learning Approach for Recognizing Activity of Daily Living (ADL) for Senior Care: Exploiting Interaction Dependency and Temporal Patternsn
Hongyi Zhu, Sagar Samtani, Randall A. Brown, and Hsinchun Chen

Stability of Transaction Fees in Bitcoin: A Supply and Demand Perspective
Noyan Ilk, Guangzhi Shang, Shaokun Fan, and J. Leon Zhao

Multi-Homing Revisited: A Level of Adoption and Competitive Strategies
Anitesh Barua and Rajiv Mukherjee

Interventions for Improving Professional Networking for Women: Experimental Evidence from the IT Sector
Sofia Bapna and Russell J. Funk

Information Technology Investment and Commercialized Innovation Performance: Dynamic Adjustment Costs and Curvilinear Impacts
Prasanna P. Karhade and John Qi Dong

Impact of Gamification on Perceptions of Word-of-Mouth Contributors and Actions of Word-of-Mouth Consumers
Lei Wang, Kunter Gunasti, Ramesh Shankar, Joseph Pancras, and Ram Gopal

Tempting Fate: Social Media Posts, Unfollowing, and Long-Term Sales
Shuting (Ada) Wang, Brad N. Greenwood, and Paul A. Pavlou (Preprints Available)

Hidden Is Safe? Location Protection against Machine-Learning Prediction Attacks in Social Networks
Xiao Han, Leye Wang, and Weiguo Fan

Designing Payment Contracts for Healthcare Services to Induce Information Sharing: The Adoption and the Value of Health Information Exchanges
Mehmet U. S. Ayvaci, Huseyin Cavusoglu, Yeongin Kim, and Srinivasan Raghunathan

What Will Be Popular Next? Predicting Hotspots in Two-Mode Social Networks
Zhepeng (Lionel) Li, Yong Ge, and Xue Bai

Stuck Online: When Online Engagement Gets in the Way of Offline Sales
Sagit Bar-Gill and Shachar Reichman

When All Products are Digital: Complexity and Intangible Value in the Ecosystem of Digitizing Firms
Pouya Rahmati, Ali Tafti, J. Christopher Westland, and Cesar Hidalgo

Anger in Consumer Reviews: Unhelpful but Persuasive
Dezhi Yin, Samuel D. Bond, and Han Zhang

Designing Promotional Incentive to Embrace Social Sharing: Evidence from Field and Online Experiments
Tianshu Sun, Siva Viswanathan, Ni Huang, and Elena Zheleva

How Does Employee Infusion Use of CRM Systems Drive Customer Satisfaction? Mechanism Differences between Face-to-Face and Virtual Channels
Liwei Chen, J. J. Po-An Hsieh, Arun Rai, and Sean Xin Xu

When Digital Technologies Enable and Threaten Occupational Identity: The Delicate Balancing Act of Data Scientists
Emmanuelle Vaast and Alain Pinsonneault

Assessing the Unacquainted: Inferred Reviewer Personality and Review Helpfulness
Angela Xia Liu, Yilin Li, and Sean Xin Xu

TheoryOn: A Design Framework and System for Unlocking Behavioral Knowledge Through Ontology Learning
Jingjing Li, Kai Larsen, and Ahmed Abbasi

The Development of the Perceived Distinctiveness Antecedent of Information Systems Professional Identity
Cynthia K. Riemenschneider and Deborah J. Armstrong

The Dialectics of Technology Standardization
Rikard Lindgren, Lars Mathiassen, and Ulrike Schultze

Reconfiguring for Agility: Examining the Performance Implications for Project Team Autonomy Through an Organizational Policy Experiment
Narayan Ramasubbu and Indranil R. Bardhan

The Impact of the Sharing Economy on Household Bankruptcy
Tingting Nian, Yuyuan (Anthony) Zhu,and Vijay Gurbaxani

Technology-Mediated Dangerous Behaviors as Foraging for Social-Hedonic Rewards: The Role of Implied Inequality
Ofir Turel

Capability Development through Just-in-Time Access to Knowledge in Document Repositories: A Longitudinal Examination of Technical Problem Solving
Mani Subramani, Mihir Wagle, Gautam Ray, and Alok Gupta

How Trust Leads to Commitment on Microsourcing Platforms: Unravelilng the Effects of Governance and Third-Party Mechanisms on Triadic Microsourcing Relationships
Wenbo Guo, Detmar Straub, Pengzhu Zhang, and Zhao Cai

Understanding Echo Chambers and Filter Bubbles: The Impact of Social Media on Diversification and Partisan Shifts in News Consumption
Brent Kitchens, Steven L. Johnson, and Peter Gray (Preprints Available)

The Effects of Business-IT Strategic Alignment and IT Governance on Firm Performance: A Moderated Polynomial Regression Analysis
Dorothy C. K. Chau, Eric W. T. Ngai, Jennifer E. Gerow, and Jason Bennett Thatcher (Preprints available)

Influence in Social Media: An Investigation of Tweets Spanning the 2011 Egyptian Social Movement
Srikanth Venkatesan, Rohit Valecha, Niam Yaraghi, Onook Oh, and H. Raghav Rao

Is More Better? Divide Between Retailer’s and Manufacturers’ Preferences for Reviews and Review Monetization
Haozhao Zhang, Zhe Zhang, and Srinivasan Raghunathan

Superlatives and Scope of Improvement in Online Recommendations: Breath of Life or a Kiss of Death?
Rohit Aggarwal, Vishal Midha, and Nicholas Sullivan

Theory & Review

From Representation to Mediation: A New Agenda for Conceptual Modeling Research in a Digital World
Jan Recker, Roman Lukyanenko, Mohammad Jabbari, Binny M. Samuel, and Arturo Castellanos

Research Notes

Theorizing Process Dynamics with Directed Graphs: A Diachronic Analysis of Digital Trace Data
Brian T. Pentland, Emmanuelle Vaast, and Julie Ryan Wolf

Incorporating the Time Order Effect of Feedback in Online Auction Markets through a Bayesian Updating Model
Michael Chau, Wenwen Li, Boye Yang, Alice J. Lee, and Zhuolan Bao

An Empirical Examination of the Economics of Mobile Application Security
Pallab Sanyal, Nirup Menon, and Mikko Sipponen

Online Product Reviews: Is a Finer-Grained Rating Scheme Superior to a Coarser One?
Murat M. Tunc, Huseyin Cavusoglu, and Srinivasan Raghunathan