Center for Business GIS and Spatial Analysis (GISAB)

Publications from GISAB

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Pick, James B., Ozgur Turetken, Amit Deokar, and Avijit Sarkar. (2017). “Location Analytics and Decision Support: Reflections on Recent Advancements, a Research Framework, and the Path Ahead. Decision Support Systems 99:1-8.
  • Pick, James B. (2017). “Smart Cities in US and Worldwide: Rich Arena for MIS studies.” Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research 19(3):1-12.
  • Farkas, Dan, Brian Hilton, James Pick, Hindupur Ramakrishna, Avijit Sarkar, and Namchul Shin. (2015). “A Tutorial on Geographic Information Systems: A Ten-year Update.” Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 38, Article 9. Available at http://aisel.aisnet.org/cais/vol38/iss1/9.
  • Pick, James B., Avijit Sarkar, and Jeremy Johnson. (2015). “United States Digital Divide: State Level Analysis of Spatial Clustering and Multivariate Determinants of ICT Utilization.” Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 49:16-32.
  • Pick, James B., and Tetsushi Nishida. (2015). “Digital divides in the world and its regions: A spatial and multivariate analysis of technological utilization.” Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 91:1-17.
  • Nishida, Tetsushi, James B. Pick, and Avijit Sarkar. (2014). “Japan’s Prefectural Digital Divide: Multivariate and Spatial Analysis.” Telecommunications Policy 38(11):992-1010.
  • Pick, J., Nishida, T., & Zhang, X. (2013). Determinants of China's Technology Availability and Utilization 2006–2009: A Spatial Analysis. The Information Society, 29(1), 26-48.
  • Greene, Richard P. and James B. Pick. (2012). "Chicago's Changing Suburban Hierarchy: 2000 to 2010." Journal of Maps, 18(3):185-208
  • Pick, J. B., & Azari, R. (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.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Sarkar, Avijit, James B. Pick, and Jessica Rosales. (2017).  “ICT-enabled E-Entertainment Services in United States Counties:  Socio-economic Determinants and Geographic Patterns,” in  J. Choudrie, S. Kurnia, and P. Tsatsou (Eds.), Innovative ICT-enable Services and Social Inclusion, London: Routledge, forthcoming.
  • Perry, Monica, James Pick, and Jessica Rosales. (2015). “Renewable Energy Challenges and Opportunities: Geospatial and Qualitative Analysis of Southern California, “ in Xie, YiChun (ed.), Geo-Informatics in Resource Management and Sustainable Ecosystem.  Communications in Computer and Information Science Volume 482, Heidelberg, Germany, Springer-Verlag, 571-580.
  • Pick, J. B., Nishida, T., & Sarkar, A. (2014). Broadband utilization in the Indian states: Socio-economic correlates and geographic aspects. Management of broadband technology innovation, 269-296.
  • Gray, P., Horan, T, & Pick, J. B. (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, J. 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.
  • 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.

REFEREED PAPERS IN CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

  • Koohikamali, Mehrdad, Avijit Sarkar, and James B. Pick. (2017). “Motivations to participate in sharing economy: How location matters?” Emerging Research Forum. Proceedings of 2017 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Boston, MA: Association for Information Systems.
  • Sarkar, Avijit, James B. Pick, and Elizabeth Parrish. (2017).  Spatial Patterns and Socioeconomic Dimensions of Internet Use in U.S. States: Implications for the Digital Divide.  2017 DSI Annual Meeting Proceedings. Atlanta, Georgia: Decision Science Institute.
  • Pick, James B. Avijit Sarkar, and Elizabeth Parrish. (2017). The Digital Divide in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Multivariate and Geospatial Analysis. Proceedings of 2017 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Boston, MA: Association for Information Systems.
  • Sarkar, Avijit, James B. Pick, and Greg Moss. (2017).  Geographic Patterns and Socio-Economic Influences on Mobile Internet Access and Use in US Counties. Proceedings of the 50th Hawaiian International Conference on System Sciences IEEE, 4148-4158.
  • T. Nishida, Pick, J., & Sarkar, A. "Spatial and Multivariate Analysis of Japan's Prefectural Digital Divide", Proceedings of the 18th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Seattle WA, August 2012. Revised and expanded manuscript under review by European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS).
  • Sarkar, Avijit, Mehrdad Koohikamali, and James B. Pick. (2017).  Spatiotemporal Patterns and Socioeconomic Dimensions of Shared Accommodations: The Case of Airbnb in Los Angeles, California. Proceedings of 2017 International Symposium on Spatiotemporal Computing, in press.
  • Sarkar, Avijit, James B. Pick, and Jessica Rosales. (2016). Multivariate and Geospatial Analysis of Technology Utilization in US Counties.  Proceedings of 2016 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Atlanta, Georgia: 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.
  • Tetsushi Nishida,  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.
  • Avijit Sarkar 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, Louisiana, USA, EDSIG (Education Special Interest Group of the AITP, Vol. 29, pp. 1-11. Manuscript invited for submission to Information Systems Education Journal.
  • A. Sarkar, H. Ramakrishna, and 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.
  • Pick, James B. and Tetsushi Nishida. (2011). "Spatial Analysis of the Global Digital Divide." Proceedings of the 2011 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Atlanta, Georgia: Association for Information Systems.
  • H. Ramakrishna, A. Sarkar, and 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.

BOOKS

  • Pick, James B. (with chapter 6 co-authored by Monica Perry). (2017). Renewable Energy: Problems and Prospects in the Coachella Valley of California. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer Nature.
  • Pick, James B. and Avjit Sarkar.  (2015).  The Global Digital Divides: Explaining Change.  Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag.
  • Pick, J. B., Nishida, T., & Sarkar, A. (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.

Working Papers

Assessing the Business Value of Geographic Information Systems: A Process-Oriented Approach, James Pick, Namchul Shin

GIS for Advantage in Marketing and Routing: Case Study of a Small Home Accessories Firm, James B. Pick, Kamala Gollakota, Hamid Falatoon, Lisa Benvenuti, Nathan Jimerson

An Integrated GIS Approach for the Analysis of the Service Industry Clusters,  Emil Boasson, Vigdis Boasson

Infusion of Spatial Analysis and GIS in Business School Curriculum: A Status Report, Hindupur Ramakrishna, Avijit Sarkar, Bindiganavale Vijayaraman

The Benefits of Integrated Business GIS Packages for Small Businesses, Fred Miller Introducing GIS to Small Businesses through an MBEC: The Case of the Inland Empire Minority Business Enterprise Center, Richard Greene, Jerry Platt, Nathan Jimerson