Academics

Publications

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                                          James Pick
    JOURNAL ARTICLES

    Pick, James B. and Rasool Azari. 2011. “A Global Model of Utilization of Technology based on Governmental, Social, Economic, and Business Investment Factors.” Journal of Management Information Systems, 28(1):51-85.

      Greene, Richard P. and James B. Pick. 2012. “Chicago’s Changing Suburban Hierarchy: 2000 to 2010.” Journal of Maps, in press.

      Pick, James B., Tetsushi Nishida, and Xi Zhang. 2012. “Determinants of China’s Technology Utilization and Availability 2006-2009: A Spatial Analysis.” The Information Society, in press.

      BOOK CHAPTERS

      Pick, James B., Tetsushi Nishida, and Avijit Sarkar. 2013. “Socio-Economic Correlates and Geographic Aspects of Technology Utilization in the Indian States.” Invited manuscript in revision with Jyoti Choudrie and Catherine Middleton (eds.), Management of Broadband Technology Innovation, Oxford, England: Routledge.

      Gray, Paul, Thomas Horan, and James B. Pick. 2013. “Geographic Information Systems.” in Gass, Saul, and Harris, Carl M. (eds.), Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, 3rd edition, New York, NY: Springer Science, in press.

      Pick, James B. 2013. “Geographical Information Systems,” in Straub, Detmar, and Richard Welke (eds.) Encyclopedia of Management, Volume 7. New York, John Wiley and Sons, in press.

      REFEREED PAPERS IN CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

      Pick, James B. and Tetsushi Nishida. 2011. “Spatial Analysis of the Global Digital Divide.” Proceedings of the 2011 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Atlanta, GA: Association for Information Systems.

      Pick, James B. and Tetsushi Nishida. 2012. “Determinants of Worldwide Technology Utilization and Availability: A Geospatial and Regression Analysis.” Proceedings of the Hawaiian International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE, pp. 4840-4849. Revised and expanded version under review at Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

      Nishida, Tetsushi, James B. Pick, and Avijit Sarkar. 2012. Spatial and Multivariate Analysis of Japan’s Prefectural Digital Divide. Proceedings of 2012 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Atlanta, Georgia: Association for Information Systems. Revised and expanded manuscript under review with European Journal of Information Systems.

      Sarkar, Avijit and James B. Pick. 2012. GIS in Business School Curricula: Trends and a Case Study. 2012 Proceedings of the Information Systems Educator’s Conference, New Orleans, LA, EDSIG (Education Special Interest Group of the AITP, Vol. 29, pp. 1-11. Manuscript invited for submission to Information Systems Education Journal.

                              Hindpur Ramakrishna                                                               

      A. Sarkar, H. Ramakrishna, B. Vijayaraman, “A profile of OR-GIS journal publications: History and trends”, Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, San Francisco, CA, November 2012.

      H. Ramakrishna, A. Sarkar, B. Vijayaraman, “A Comparison of Infusion of GIS and Spatial Analysis Concepts Among AACSB and non-AACSB Business Schools”, Proceedings of the 40th Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Portland, OR, April 2011

       

                                         Avijit Sarkar

      REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES
       
      1.       J. Pick, A. Sarkar, J. Johnson, “United States Digital Divide: State Level Analysis of   Spatial Clustering and Multivariate Determinants of ICT Utilization”, accepted for publication in Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, September 2014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seps.2014.09.001

      2.       T. Nishida, J. Pick, A. Sarkar, “Spatial and Multivariate Analysis of Japan’s Prefectural Digital Divide”, accepted for publication in Telecommunications Policy, May 2014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.telpol.2014.05.004

      3.       H. Ramakrishna, A. Sarkar, B. Vijayaraman, “Infusion of GIS and spatial analysis in business school curricula: A status report”, Journal of Informatics Education Research, Spring/Fall 2010. 

       
      REFEREED BOOK CHAPTERS
       
      1.       J. Pick, T. Nishida, and A. Sarkar. (2013). “Broadband Utilization in the Indian States: Socio-Economic Correlates and Geographic Aspects,” in Jyoti Choudrie and Catherine Middleton (eds.), Management of Broadband Technology Innovation, Oxford, England: Routledge, 269-296.
       
      PUBLICATIONS IN REFEREED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

      1.       Sarkar, A., J. Pick, and Johnson, J. “ICT Adoption and Utilization in US Counties: Socio-economic and Geographical Influences”, Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Maui HI, April 2015.
       
      2.       A. Sarkar, J. Pick, “A Model and Case Analysis of Geographical Information Systems Curricula in Management Schools”, 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Savannah GA, August 2014.
       
      3.       J. Pick, Sarkar, A., and Johnson, J. “A Multivariate and Geospatial Analysis of ICT Utilization and the Digital Divide in African Nations”, Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Napa CA, April 2014.
       
      4.       J. Pick, Sarkar, A., and Johnson, J. “Information technology availability and use in the United States: A multivariate and geospatial analysis by state”, Proceedings of the Hawaiian International Conference on System Sciences, IEEE, January 2014.
       
      5.       A. Sarkar, H. Ramakrishna, B. Vijayaraman, “Examining the Integration of Operations Research and GIS”, 44th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, Baltimore MD, November 2013.
       
      6.       A. Sarkar, J. Pick, “GIS in Business School Curricula: Trends and a Case Study”, 29th Information Systems Educators Conference (ISECON), New Orleans LA, November 2012.
       
      7.       A. Sarkar, H. Ramakrishna, B. Vijayaraman, “A profile of OR-GIS journal publications: History and trends”, 43rd Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, San Francisco CA, November 2012.
       
      8.       T. Nishida, J.Pick, A. Sarkar, “Spatial and Multivariate Analysis of Japan’s Prefectural Digital Divide”, 18th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Seattle WA, August 2012.
       
      9.       H. Ramakrishna, A. Sarkar, B. Vijayaraman, “A comparison of infusion of GIS and spatial analysis concepts among AACSB and non-AACSB business schools”, 40th Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Portland OR, April 2011.
       
      10.   A. Sarkar, A. Desmarais, M. Wong, “Identification and spatial analysis of logistics clusters in southern California”, 39th Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Lake Tahoe NV, April 2010.


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