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Sept 2021 Issue of MIS Quarterly now online

  • 1.  Sept 2021 Issue of MIS Quarterly now online

    Posted 09-03-2021 08:13

    * The September 2021 Issue of MIS Quarterly is now available online *


    The issue can be found at <> and <>


    The issue contains an inspiring set of articles, and editorial with stories from across our field, plus our landmark "Managing AI" Special Issue.  My congratulations to all the authors, and my best wishes to the field!


    Andrew Burton-Jones

    Editor-in-Chief, MIS Quarterly


    Table of Contents:




    Towards Scholarly Flourishing in the IS Field: Stories, Reflection, and Actions in an Emotional Time

    Andrew Burton-Jones and Mari-Klara Stein




    Managing Artificial Intelligence

    Nicholas Berente, Bin Gu, Jan Recker, and Radhika Santhanam




    Information Technology Investment and Commercialized Innovation Performance: Dynamic Adjustment Costs and Curvilinear Impacts

    Prasanna P. Karhade and John Qi Dong (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/14368)


    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 (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/15384)


    Anger in Consumer Reviews: Unhelpful but Persuasive?

    Dezhi Yin, Samuel D. Bond, and Han Zhang (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/15363)


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

    Emmanuelle Vaast and Alain Pinsonneault (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16024)


    Assessing the Unacquainted: Inferred Reviewer Personality and Review Helpfulness

    Angela Xia Liu, Yilin Li, and Sean Xin Xu (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/14375)


    The Development of the Perceived Distinctiveness Antecedent of Information Systems Professional Identity

    Cynthia K. Riemenschneider and Deborah J. Armstrong (pp. 1149-1186; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/14626)


    The Dialectics of Technology Standardization

    Rikard Lindgren, Lars Mathiasen, and Ulrike Schultze (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/12860)


    The Impact of the Sharing Economy on Household Bankruptcy

    Tingting Nian, Yuyuan (Anthony) Zhu, and Vijay Gurbaxani (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/15514)


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

    Ofir Turel (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16352)


    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 (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/15635)


    How Trust Leads to Commitment on Microsourcing Platforms: Unraveling the Effects of Governance and Third-Party Mechanisms on Triadic Microsourcing Relationships

    Wenbo Guo, Detmar Straub, Pengzhu Zhang, and Zhao Cai (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/14349)


    Is More Better? Divide Between Retailer's and Manufacturers' Preferences for Reviews and Review Monetization

    Haozhao Zhang, Zhe Zhang, and Srinivasan Raghunathan (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/15759)


    Superlatives and Scope of Improvement in Online Recommendations: Breath of Life or a Kiss of Death?

    Rohit Aggarwal, Vishal Midha, and Nicholas Sullivan (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/15205)






    AI on Drugs: Can Artificial Intelligence Accelerate Drug Development? Evidence from a Large-Scale Examination of Bio-Pharma Firms

    Bowen Lou and Lynn Wu (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16565)


    Failures of Fairness in Automation Require a Deeper Understanding of Human–ML Augmentation

    Mike H. M. Teodorescu, Lily Morse, Yazeed Awwad, and Gerald C. Kane (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16535)


    Is AI Ground Truth Really True? The Dangers of Training and Evaluating AI Tools Based on Experts' Know-What

    Sarah Lebovitz, Natalia Levina, and Hila Lifshitz-Assaf (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16564)


    Will Humans-in-the-Loop Become Borgs? Merits and Pitfalls of Working with AI

    Andreas Fügener, Jörn Grahl, Alok Gupta, and Wolfgang Ketter (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16553)


    When the Machine Meets the Expert: An Ethnography of Developing AI for Hiring

    Elmira van den Broek, Anastasia Sergeeva, and Marleen Huysman (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16559)


    Coordinating Human and Machine Learning for Effective Organizational Learning

    Timo Sturm, Jin P. Gerlach, Luisa Pumplun, Neda Mesbah, Felix Peters, Christoph Tauchert, Ning Nan, and Peter Buxmann (DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2021/16543)


    Strategic Directions for AI: The Role of CIOs and Boards of Directors

    Jingyu Li, Mengxiang Li, Xincheng Wang, and Jason Bennett Thatcher (DOI: 10.2533/MISQ/2021/16523)


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