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Benchmarking the financial performance of local councils in Ireland
(De Gruyter Open, 2016-04)
It was over a quarter of a century ago that information from the financial statements was used to benchmark the efficiency and effectiveness of local government in the US. With the global adoption of New Public Management ...
Human resource development in Ireland and the UK
[No abstract available]
Global human resource development: landscaping the anatomy of an evolving field
[No abstract available]
Expanding the horizons of digital social networks: Mixing big trace datasets with qualitative approaches
The study of social networks has attracted much interest from the IS community in recent years, driven mainly by the accessibility of trace data that remain as a by-product of interactions conducted through technology-enabled ...
Running while standing still: Rethinking ICT business model decisions for the new cloud economy
(AIS Electronic Library (AISeL), 2016-06-20)
Cloud computing has underpinned an accelerated business model evolution for delivering ICT solutions. However, some established business model mature ICT providers are experiencing substantial difficulties related to the ...
How passengers of low cost carriers feel the pressure: Pricing tactics and other stories
(AIS Electronic Library (AISeL), 2016-08-24)
Low cost carriers (LCCs) market their flights as low cost and aim to garner as much additional revenue as possible from ancillary services such as baggage and priority boarding. Therefore, airlines encourage customers’ ...
Established and emerging decision constructs - A taxonomic perspective
(University of Zagreb, Faculty of Organization and Informatics, 2016)
One might assume information systems (IS) are developed so systems enhance the user experience and facilitate a satisfying, productive interaction. From prior research, the authors established this assumption was not safe ...
mHealth and gamification
The use of mobile health (mHealth) applications for incentivizing health behaviour change continues to grow at an unprecedented rate. This growth has been accelerated by recent advancements in smart mobile technology ...
The times they are a-changin for ICT service provision: A cloud computing business model perspective
(AIS Electronic Library (AISeL), 2016-06-12)
Cloud computing has accelerated business model evolution for delivering information, commu-nication and technology (ICT) solutions. In transitioning from traditional to cloud-based service provision, some ICT vendors have ...
Lack of critical slowing down suggests that financial meltdowns are not critical transitions, yet rising variability could signal systemic risk
(Public Library of Science, 2016-01-13)
Complex systems inspired analysis suggests a hypothesis that financial meltdowns are abrupt critical transitions that occur when the system reaches a tipping point. Theoretical and empirical studies on climatic and ecological ...