The tremendous growth in use of information technology (IT) has led to an increased interest in understanding its social and economic impacts. This book presents examples of crosscutting research that has been conducted to understand the impact of information technology on personal, community, and business activities. It explores ways in which the use of methodology from economics and social sciences contributes to important advances in understanding these impacts. The book discusses significant research issues and ...

Fostering Research on the Economic & Social Impacts of Information Technology 1998, National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.

ISBN-13: 9780309060325

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