Handbook of Research on Information Management and the Global Landscape, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605661392
  • ISBN-13: 9781605661391
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 589 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released July 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Explores the many issues surrounding living and working in a global environment. Relates how necessary it is for companies to conduct business while taking a global perspective to their operations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Global Information Management (AGIM).
Associate Editors.
Editorial Review Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
About the Editor.
1: Global Themes.
2: A Composite Model for E-Commerce Diffusion: Revisited.
3: Web-Based Data Collection in China.
4: Privacy Protection Overseas as Perceived by USA-Based IT Professionals.
5: Social Institutional Explanations of Global Internet Diffusion: A Cross-Country Analysis.
6: Balancing Local Knowledge within Global Organisations through Computer-Based Systems: An Activity Theory Approach.
7: The Effect of Culture and Product Categories on the Level of Use of Buy-It-Now (BIN) Auctions by Sellers.
8: A Framework for Understanding Returns from E-Government.
9: A Time Series Analysis of International ICT Spillover.
10: Regional Themes.
11: Technological Hurdles to Caribbean E-Commerce: Responses by Innovative Managers.
12: Web-Based Surveys in China.
13: On the Need to Include National Culture as a Central Issue in E-Commerce Trust Beliefs.
14: Culture's Impact on Technology Mediated Learning: The Role of Horizontal and Vertical Individualism and Collectivism.
15: Internet Users' Privacy Concerns and Beliefs About Government Surveillance: An Exploratory Study of Differences Between Italy and the United States.
16: Information Systems Research in China: An Empirical Study.
17: A Study in the East Asian Context on Computer Support of Pre-Negotiation and Negotiation Stages.
18: Mobile Number Portability in an Asymmetric Telecommunications Market: Korea Case.
19: Vendor vs. Client Risks in Outsourced IT Projects: An Agency Theory Perspective.
20: Cultural Effects on Technology Performance and Utilization: A Comparison of U.S. and Canadian Users.
21: Basic vs. Advanced Modes of Internet Adoption: A Singapore Perspective.
22: IT Implementation in a Developing Country Municipality: A Sociocognitive Analysis.
23: Comparative Study of IT Investment Management Processes in U.S. and Portugal.
24: Misaligned Market: The Importance of Industry Context in Technology-Mediated Exchanges.
25: IT Governance Mechanisms in Public Sector Organisations: An Australian Context.
26: Mobile Phone Communication Innovation in Multiple Time and Space Zones: The Case of Hong Kong Culture.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.