Varun Grover

  • University of Arkansas, USA
  • Clemson University, SC, USA (2002-2017)

According to our database1, Varun Grover authored at least 186 papers between 1988 and 2022.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of five.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



In proceedings 
PhD thesis 


Online presence:



Managing Collective Enterprise Information Systems Compliance: A Social and Performance Management Context Perspective.
MIS Q., 2022

Leveraging Platform Boundary Resources: The Role of Distributed Sensemaking.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2022

A Motivation-Hygiene Model of Open Source Software Code Contribution and Growth.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2022

Workgroup Embeddedness and Professionalism among IT Professionals: Impacts on Work-Life Conflict and Organizational Citizenship.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2022

Does it Pay to Have CIOs on the Board? Creating Value by Appointing C-Level IT Executives to the Board of Directors.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2022

Grappling with modern technology: interruptions mediated by mobile devices impact older workers disproportionately.
Inf. Syst. E Bus. Manag., 2022

Privacy in the sharing economy: Why don't users disclose their negative experiences?
Int. J. Inf. Manag., 2022

Modern-day hoarding: A model for understanding and measuring digital hoarding.
Inf. Manag., 2022

A theoretical perspective on organizational culture and digitalization.
Inf. Manag., 2022

IT Use and Identity: A Review and a Research Agenda.
Found. Trends Inf. Syst., 2022

Digital agility: responding to digital opportunities.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2022

The Scholarly Impact of Exploitative and Explorative Knowledge in Top IS Journals.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2022

Research Perspectives: The Quest for Innovation in Information Systems Research: Recognizing, Stimulating, and Promoting Novel and Useful Knowledge.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2021

A Representation Theory Perspective on the Repurposing of Personal Technologies for Work-Related Tasks.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2021

Creativity with IS: A Conservation of Resources Perspective.
Proceedings of the 27th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2021

Information Technology Identity: A Key Determinant of IT Feature and Exploratory Usage.
MIS Q., 2020

Worker stress in the age of mobile technology: The combined effects of perceived interruption overload and worker control.
J. Strateg. Inf. Syst., 2020

IOS drivers of manufacturer-supplier flexibility and manufacturer agility.
J. Strateg. Inf. Syst., 2020

Effect of Release Timing of App Innovations based on Mobile Platform Innovations.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2020

The Perils and Promises of Big Data Research in Information Systems.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2020

IT Identity: A Measure and Empirical Investigation of its Utility to IS Research.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2020

Studying the multilevel impact of cohesion versus structural holes in knowledge networks on adaptation to IT-enabled patient-care practices.
Inf. Syst. J., 2020

Making sense of the confusing mix of digitalization, pandemics and economics.
Int. J. Inf. Manag., 2020

The differential impact of types of app innovation on customer evaluation.
Inf. Manag., 2020

Strategic Initiatives and Digital Resources: Construct Definition and Future Research Directions.
Proceedings of the 41st International Conference on Information Systems, 2020

ICIS 2020 Welcome, Keynote, LEOs and Fellow Awards.
Proceedings of the 41st International Conference on Information Systems, 2020

The IT Identity Threat: A Conceptual Definition and Operational Measure.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2019

Organizational readiness for digital innovation: Development and empirical calibration of a construct.
Inf. Manag., 2019

Surviving and Thriving in the Evolving Digital Age: A Peek into the Future of IS Research and Practice.
Data Base, 2019

Diversify Performance Metrics in Research: Thinking Within and Outside the Journal.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2019

Being Mindful in Digital Initiatives.
MIS Q. Executive, 2018

Creating Strategic Business Value from Big Data Analytics: A Research Framework.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2018

Special Issue: Strategic Value of Big Data and Business Analytics.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2018

Concentration, Competence, Confidence, and Capture: An Experimental Study of Age, Interruption-based Technostress, and Task Performance.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2018

Winning Awards or Winning Citations: A Retrospective Look at the Consistency between Evaluative Metrics.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2018

Will Artificial Intelligence Automate Theory Building? Are there Lessons for Academia from Practice?
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2018

Management Misinformation Systems: A Time to Revisit?
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2017

Can Political Skill Enhance Business and IT Knowledge?
Inf. Syst. Manag., 2017

When do I profit? Uncovering boundary conditions on reputation effects in online auctions.
Inf. Manag., 2017

The Sphere of Influence of Information Systems Journals: A Longitudinal Study.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2017

Digital "x" - A new tune for IS research or old wine in new bottles?
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2017

When Modern Technologies Meet Ageing Workforces: Older Workers are more affected by Demands from Mobile Interruptions than their Younger Counterparts.
Proceedings of the 50th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 2017

The Effect of Herding Behavior on Online Review Voting Participation.
Proceedings of the 23rd Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2017

On Meaning and Measurement: A Review of Content Validity in IS.
Proceedings of the 23rd Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2017

Innovating with enterprise systems and digital platforms: A contingent resource-based theory view.
Inf. Manag., 2016

Alignment's nomological network: Theory and evaluation.
Inf. Manag., 2016

A Historical Observation of the Intellectual and Institutional Structures of the Field.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2016

Factors Influencing the Extent of Co-Authorship in IS Research: An Empirical Investigation.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2016

Thinking inside the Box: five Organizational Strategies Enabled through Information Systems.
Proceedings of the 20th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, 2016

Seeking to Learn versus Seeking to Teach: Network Position and Timely Electronic Documentation in Healthcare Practice.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2016

Taking Ownership of Borrowed Theories: The Case of Transaction Cost Theory.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2016

The Nerd Effect: Communication and Managerial Self-Image.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2016

Power, Politics, and Knowledge: Influencing Executive Teams.
Proceedings of the 22nd Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2016

New State of Play in Information Systems Research: The Push to the Edges.
MIS Q., 2015

Me, My Self, and I(T): Conceptualizing Information Technology Identity and its Implications.
MIS Q., 2015

Interrupting the Workplace: Examining Stressors in an Information Technology Context.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2015

Six types of IT-business strategic alignment: an investigation of the constructs and their measurement.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2015

Can online product reviews be more helpful? Examining characteristics of information content by product type.
Decis. Support Syst., 2015

Taxing the development structure of open source communities: An information processing view.
Decis. Support Syst., 2015

Does Identification with Virtual Model Making Shopping Experience More Enjoyable? The Case of Virtual Mirror.
Proceedings of the 21st Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2015

Looking Toward the Future of IT-Business Strategic Alignment through the Past: A Meta-Analysis.
MIS Q., 2014

Modern information technology in an old workforce: Toward a strategic research agenda.
J. Strateg. Inf. Syst., 2014

NeuroIS - Alternative or Complement to Existing Methods? Illustrating the Holistic Effects of Neuroscience and Self-Reported Data in the Context of Technostress Research.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2014

What Affects Citation Counts in MIS Research Articles? An Empirical Investigation.
CAIS, 2014

Value of IS Research: Let's Not Talk Crisis - but We Can Do Better.
CAIS, 2014

The Same, Yet Different: Using Hedonic Systems in Utilitarian Settings.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2014

Examining the Relational Benefits of Improved Interfirm Information Processing Capability in Buyer-Supplier Dyads.
MIS Q., 2013

The Impact of Influence Tactics in Information System Development Projects: A Control-Loss Perspective.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2013

Muddling Along to Moving Beyond in IS Research: Getting from Good to Great.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2013

Research Note - Do Large Firms Become Smaller by Using Information Technology?
Inf. Syst. Res., 2013

A model of consumers' perceptions of the invasion of information privacy.
Inf. Manag., 2013

Do Organizational Competencies Influence How Enterprise Systems Foster Organizational Agility?
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2013

The Consumer Choice of E-Channels as a Purchasing Avenue: An Empirical Investigation of the Communicative Aspects of Information Quality.
IEEE Trans. Engineering Management, 2012

Absorptive Capacity and Information Systems Research: Review, Synthesis, and Directions for Future Research.
MIS Q., 2012

Cocreating IT Value: New Capabilities and Metrics for Multifirm Environments.
MIS Q., 2012

Leveraging Information Technology Infrastructure to Facilitate a Firm's Customer Agility and Competitive Activity: An Empirical Investigation.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2012

The Impact of Information Technology Investments on Downside Risk of the Firm: Alternative Measurement of the Business Value of IT.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2012

The Information Systems Field: Making a Case for Maturity and Contribution.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2012

Resolving uncertainty and creating value from the exercise of e-commerce investment options.
Inf. Syst. J., 2012

Power and Politics: Do CIOs Have What It Takes to Influence the Executive Team's Commitment to IT Initiatives?
Proceedings of the 18th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2012

Editors' Comments.
MIS Q. Executive, 2011

The Emerging CIO Role of Business Technology Strategist.
MIS Q. Executive, 2011

Technostress: Technological Antecedents and Implications.
MIS Q., 2011

Interorganizational System Characteristics and Supply Chain Integration: An Empirical Assessment.
Decis. Sci., 2011

Building a Model of Technology Preference: The Case of Channel Choices.
Decis. Sci., 2011

The successful implementation of customer relationship management (CRM) system projects.
Data Base, 2011

Nurturing a Thriving Information Systems Discipline: A Call to Action.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2011

Active learning in heteroscedastic noise.
Theor. Comput. Sci., 2010

Investigating Two Contradictory Views of Formative Measurement in Information Systems Research.
MIS Q., 2010

A taxonomy of political processes in systems development.
Inf. Syst. J., 2010

Investigating online information disclosure: Effects of information relevance, trust and risk.
Inf. Manag., 2010

Building and leveraging information in dynamic environments: The role of IT infrastructure flexibility as enabler of organizational responsiveness and competitive advantage.
Inf. Manag., 2010

E-commerce: a brand name's curse.
Electron. Mark., 2010

Knowing your customers: Using a reciprocal relationship to enhance voluntary information disclosure.
Decis. Support Syst., 2010

The Effect of an IS Article's Structure on Its Impact.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2010

Business Process Management and the is Field: have We Finally Arrived or Just missed the boat?
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2010

Resource-Based Framework for IS Research: Knowledge Firms and Sustainability in Knowledge Markets.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2009

Keeping up-to-date with information technology: Testing a model of technological knowledge renewal effectiveness for IT professionals.
Inf. Manag., 2009

Business Process Outsourcing: an event study on the nature of processes and firm valuation.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2009

ICIS 2008 Panel Report: IS Has Outgrown the Need for Reference Discipline Theories, or Has It?
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2009

Contributing to Rigorous and Forward Thinking Explanatory Theory.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2008

Business Value of IT: An Essay on Expanding Research Directions to Keep up with the Times.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2008

The Transformation Age: Surviving a Technology Revolution with Robert X. Cringely.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2008

IS Has Outgrown the Need for Reference Discipline Theories, Or Has It?
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2008

Active Learning in Multi-armed Bandits.
Proceedings of the Algorithmic Learning Theory, 19th International Conference, 2008

Exploring Ambidextrous Innovation Tendencies in the Adoption of Telecommunications Technologies.
IEEE Trans. Engineering Management, 2007

The Impact of Product, Market, and Relationship Characteristics on Interorganizational System Integration in Manufacturer - Supplier Dyads.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2007

An Inductive Approach to Documenting the "Core" and Evolution of the IS Field.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2007

Fix IT-business relationships through better decision rights.
Commun. ACM, 2007

IT-Enabled Transformations: You've Read the Stories, Now See the Movie.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2007

An Empirical Investigation of the Determinants of Online Information Disclosure.
Proceedings of the Reaching New Heights. 13th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2007

A Citation Analysis of the Evolution and State of Information Systems within a Constellation of Reference Disciplines.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2006

About Reference Disciplines and Reference Differences: A Critique of Wade et al.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2006

An empirical study on Web-based services and customer loyalty.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2006

The Dark Side of Information and Market Efficiency in E-Markets.
Decis. Sci., 2006

Information systems research with an attitude.
Data Base, 2006

The Relationship of E-Commerce Competence to Customer Value and Firm Performance: An Empirical Investigation.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2005

Types of Information Technology Capabilities and Their Role in Competitive Advantage: An Empirical Study.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2005

Communicating the value of uncertain information technology investments using an options approach.
Int. J. Bus. Inf. Syst., 2005

An empirical evaluation of stages of strategic information systems planning: patterns of process design and effectiveness.
Inf. Manag., 2005

Examining the Impact of Interorganizational Systems on Process Efficiency and Sourcing Leverage in Buyer-Supplier Dyads.
Decis. Sci., 2005

Open Source: Concepts, Benefits, and Challenges.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2005

The Role of System Trust in Business-to-Consumer Transactions.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2004

Strategic orientation and performance of internet-based businesses.
Inf. Syst. J., 2004

The Measurement of Perceived Social Usefulness.
Proceedings of the 10th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2004

Shaping Agility through Digital Options: Reconceptualizing the Role of Information Technology in Contemporary Firms.
MIS Q., 2003

Computer playfulness and anxiety: positive and negative mediators of the system experience effect on perceived ease of use.
Inf. Manag., 2003

E-commerce and corporate strategy: an executive perspective.
Inf. Manag., 2003

Creating synergy with a clicks and mortar approach.
Commun. ACM, 2003

The telecommunication industry revisited: the changing pattern of partnerships.
Commun. ACM, 2003

Information technology innovations: general diffusion patterns and its relationships to innovation characteristics.
IEEE Trans. Engineering Management, 2002

Job Satisfaction of Information Technology Workers: The Impact of Career Orientation and Task Automation in a CASE Environment.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2002

Investigating the Role of Information Technology in Building Buyer-Supplier Relationships.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2002

Investigating the Impact of Web Site Value and Advertising on Firm Performance in Electronic Commerce.
Int. J. Electron. Commer., 2002

Strategic Manufacturing Planning Systems and Their Linkage to Planning System Success.
Decis. Sci., 2002

General Perspectives on Knowledge Management: Fostering a Research Agenda.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2001

Special Issue: Knowledge Management.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2001

Research Report: A Reexamination of IT Investment and the Market Value of the Firm - An Event Study Methodology.
Inf. Syst. Res., 2001

Valuation of mergers and acquisitions in the telecommunications industry: a study on diversification and firm size.
Inf. Manag., 2001

E-commerce and the information market.
Commun. ACM, 2001

Exploring Mediation Between Environmental and Structural Attributes: The Penetration of Communication Technologies in Manufacturing Organizations.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 2000

Current utilization of CASE technology: lessons from the field.
Ind. Manag. Data Syst., 2000

Partnerships in the U.S. Telecommunications Industry.
Commun. ACM, 2000

Six Myths of Information and Markets: Information Technology Networks, Electronic Commerce, and The Battle for Consumer Surplus.
MIS Q., 1999

Profiles of Strategic Information Systems Planning.
Inf. Syst. Res., 1999

The Knowledge Repository: Organizational Memory Information Systems.
Inf. Syst. Manag., 1999

Introduction to the Special Issue: Electronic Commerce and Market Transformation.
Int. J. Electron. Commer., 1999

Information Exchange in Electronic Markets: Implications for Market Structures.
Int. J. Electron. Commer., 1999

Making information systems research more relevant: academic and industry perspectives (panel session).
Proceedings of the Twentieth International Conference on Information Systems, 1999

Strategic Information Systems Planning Success: An Investigation of the Construct and Its Measurement.
MIS Q., 1998

Survey of Reengineering Challenges.
Inf. Syst. Manag., 1998

The influence of information technology diffusion and business process change on perceived productivity: The IS executive's perspective.
Inf. Manag., 1998

Profiling Successful Reengineering Projects.
Commun. ACM, 1998

IS Investment Priorities in Contemporary Organizations.
Commun. ACM, 1998

Business Process Change and Organizational Performance: Exploring an Antecedent Model.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1997

Special Section: The Impacts of Business Process Change on Organizational Performance.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1997

Empirical Evidence on Swanson's Tri-Core Model of Information Systems Innovation.
Inf. Syst. Res., 1997

The Effect of Service Quality and Partnership on the Outsourcing of Information Systems Functions.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1996

An Empirically Derived Taxonomy of Information Technology Structure and Its Relationship to Organizational Structure.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1996

The Relationship of Information System Training Methods and Cognitive Ability to End-User Satisfaction, Comprehension, and Skill Transfer: A Longitudinal Field Study.
Inf. Syst. Res., 1996

Information systems effectiveness: The construct space and patters of application.
Inf. Manag., 1996

IT: The Next 110010<sub>2</sub> Years.
Data Base, 1996

Forecasting the Next 50 Years in Information Technology - Introduction to the Special Issue.
Data Base, 1996

Special Section: Toward a Theory of Business Process Change Management.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1995

The Implementation of Business Process Reengineering.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1995

Theoretical perspectives on the outsourcing of information systems.
J. Inf. Technol., 1995

Strategic Information Systems Revisited: A Study in Sustainability and Performance.
MIS Q., 1994

Strategic users of information technology: a longitudinal analysis of organizational strategy and performance.
J. Strateg. Inf. Syst., 1994

Organizational practice, information resource deployment and systems success: a cross-cultural survey.
J. Strateg. Inf. Syst., 1994

Information technology-enabled change: the risks and rewards of business process redesign and automation.
J. Inf. Technol., 1994

Facilitating the implementation of customer-based inter-organizational systems: an empirical analysis of innovation and support factors.
Inf. Syst. J., 1994

A descriptive study on the outsourcing of information systems functions.
Inf. Manag., 1994

Prospective on the Next Twenty Five Years.
Data Base, 1994

The Chief Information Officer: A Study of Managerial Roles.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1993

The Initiation, Adoption, and Implementation of Telecommunications Technologies in U.S. Organizations.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1993

An Application of Expectancy Theory for Assessing User Motivation to Utilize an Expert System.
J. Manag. Inf. Syst., 1993

Toward an empirical taxonomy and model of evolution for telecommunications technologies.
J. Inf. Technol., 1993

Analyzing methodological rigor of MIS survey research from 1980-1989.
Inf. Manag., 1993

The evolution of empirical research in IS: A study in IS maturity.
Inf. Manag., 1993

Telecommunications Technologies: Patterns of Usage.
Data Base, 1993

An examination of DBMS adoption and success in American organizations.
Inf. Manag., 1992

An Assessment of Institutional Research Productivity in MIS.
Data Base, 1992

Research in MIS - Points of Work and Reference: A Replication and Extension of the Culnan and Swanson Study.
Data Base, 1992

Using information and information technology for sustainable competitive advantage: Some empirical evidence.
Inf. Manag., 1989

An analysis of research in information systems from the IS executive's perspective.
Inf. Manag., 1989

Recognizing the politics of MIS.
Inf. Manag., 1988