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Financial regulatory and risk management challenges stemming from firm-specific digital misinformation
Casey K., Casey K. Journal of Data and Information Quality 11(1): 1-4, 2019. Type: Article
In today’s digital economy, it is easy to alter the essence of information with regards to both context and value; thus, the potential for misinformation is huge. With this paper, Casey and Casey excellently present a new risk management app...
Sep 30 2021
Catalyzing development through ICT adoption: the developing world experience
Kaur H., Lechman E., Marszk A., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 288 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319565-22-4)
In September 2009, my husband and I delivered a paper entitled “The Global digital divide: what the indices reveal”  at the American Political Science Association meeting in Toronto, Canada. In that paper, we made reference to the t...
Dec 27 2017
Economics-driven software architecture
Mistrik I., Bahsoon R., Kazman R., Zhang Y., Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, 2014. 380 pp. Type: Book (978-0-124104-64-8)
Software architects typically operate in a largely technical domain even though no architectural decision is taken in a vacuum and needs to consider tradeoffs surrounding economics. This book is a first--recommended--attempt to address t...
Jan 9 2015
Advertising in a stream
Ieong S., Mahdian M., Vassilvitskii S. WWW 2014 (Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on the World Wide Web, Seoul, Korea, Apr 7-11, 2014) 29-38, 2014. Type: Proceedings
A “feed,” a personalized list of content, is the new normal for content consumption on the web. Whether in the form of a news feed based on search criteria from favorite news websites, or in the form of a personalized radio station, th...
May 30 2014
Optimizing budget constrained spend in search advertising
Karande C., Mehta A., Srikant R. WSDM 2013 (Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, Rome, Italy, Feb 4-8, 2013) 697-706, 2013. Type: Proceedings
Business organizations have limited advertising budgets. Consequently, Internet ad search engines should be designed to bid on advertisement auctions within budget constraints. The selection of ad auctions for competing advertisers is a two-sided ...
Jul 16 2013
Act for affordable data care
Guha S., Kandula S. HotNets-XI (Proceedings of the 11th ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks, Redmond, WA, Oct 29-30, 2012) 103-108, 2012. Type: Proceedings
The Privacy Act of 1974 prohibits the illegal disclosure of information. Enterprises often budget for information security to comply with such legal mandates, but this law does not address the costs of insuring against data breaches in information...
Mar 29 2013
Macroeconomics leverage trough open source
Aparicio M., Costa C. OSDOC 2012 (Proceedings of the Workshop on Open Source and Design of Communication, Lisboa, Portugal, Jun 11, 2012) 19-24, 2012. Type: Proceedings
This conference paper addresses the public budget, balance of payments, and gross domestic product (GDP) implications of adopting free and open-source software (FOSS) in the public sector. The assessment is mostly qualitative, except for the discu...
Aug 10 2012
User experience in the age of sustainability: a practitioner’s blueprint
Kramer K., Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, 2012. 224 pp. Type: Book (978-0-123877-95-6)
In a 1984
cartoon , Lorenz depicts a man shopping with a basket at a booth labeled “In the marketplace of ideas.” The man asks the salesclerk, “Just how fresh are these insights?” This book contains fre...
Aug 8 2012
Budget feasible mechanism design: from prior-free to Bayesian
Bei X., Chen N., Gravin N., Lu P. STOC 2012 (Proceedings of the 44th Symposium on the Theory of Computing, New York, NY, May 19-22, 2012) 449-458, 2012. Type: Proceedings
Budget feasible mechanism design concerns the study of combinatorial auctions in which the seller has fixed costs for producing items, while buyers have a budget constraint on the total they will pay and thus aim to maximize their individual valua...
Jun 26 2012
Venture capitalists at work: how VCs identify and build billion-dollar successes
Shah T., Shah S., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2011. 500 pp. Type: Book (978-1-430238-37-9)
This book is for readers who are interested in finding out where companies like Facebook, Twitter, Groupon, and YouTube came from. It provides a particular perspective from interviews with individuals who have made decisions to fund such entrepren...
May 4 2012
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