Approaches and Processes for Managing the Economics of Information Systems

Approaches and Processes for Managing the Economics of Information Systems

Theodosios Tsiakis (Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece), Theodoros Kargidis (Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece) and Panagiotis Katsaros (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
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Release Date: January, 2014|Copyright: © 2014 |Pages: 449
ISBN13: 9781466649835|ISBN10: 1466649836|EISBN13: 9781466649842|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4983-5

Description

Advancements of information systems are rapidly altering both the economy and society. This progression of information creates operational and strategic advantages which is important to the success of organizations and firms.

Approaches and Processes for Managing the Economics of Information Systems explores the value of information and its management by highlighting theoretical and empirical approaches in the economics of information systems. By providing insight into how information systems can generate economic value for businesses and consumers, this book is essential for professors, students, researchers, and developers of information systems.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Business Value of IT/IS
  • Economics of Information and Systems
  • Information Security
  • Investments and Management
  • Public Policy
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Information Systems

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Theodosios Tsiakis is a Lecturer of Management of Information Systems with the Dept. of Marketing of the Alexandrian Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. He holds a PhD in Information Security Economics from the Univ. of Macedonia, Greece. His research interests include information security economics, risk, trust and human factors. He has published several articles in the above area, as well as in the broader area of Management of Information Systems
Theodoros Kargidis is a Professor in the Department of Marketing, of ATEI of Thessaloniki. He graduated from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece with a diploma in Economics, while obtained his master (D.E.S.S.) from Universite Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and PhD in E-Leaning from the department of Applied Informatics, of the University of Macedonia. Currently remains active in the area of Accounting Information Systems, Management and Entrepreneurship. He has published several articles in international scientific journals and conferences.
Panagiotis Katsaros is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science with the Dept. of Informatics of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh) in Greece. He holds a BSc in Mathematics and a PhD in Computer Science from AUTh, and an MSc in Software Engineering from the University of Aston in Birmingham, UK. He has published 1 book and more than 50 research articles in the areas of dependability and security, formal methods and software engineering.

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