Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations (JECO)
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Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations (JECO)

Editor-in-Chief: Pedro Isaías (Information Systems & Technology Management School, UNSW, Sydney, Australia)
Indexed In: Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), SCOPUS, INSPEC and 38 more indices
Published: Quarterly |Established: 2003
ISSN: 1539-2937|EISSN: 1539-2929|DOI: 10.4018/JECO


The Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations (JECO) provides insight into and understanding of the social, cultural, organizational, and cognitive impacts of innovative e-commerce technologies, and advances on organizations around the world. The journal also discusses the influence of electronic commerce on behavior, development, and management in organizations. Due to its comprehensive coverage and its expanding list of 400+ contributing authors from countries such as Australia, Canada, China, Germany, the U.S., and more, this journal has been accepted into prestigious indices such as Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index®, Scopus®, and more. JECO is designed to expand the overall body of knowledge regarding the human aspects of electronic commerce technologies and utilization in modern organizations, assist researchers and practitioners to devise more effective systems for managing the human side of e-commerce, and guide future development strategies and plans for organizations trying to navigate the digital economy. All of this makes the journal essential reading for e-business decision makers, professionals, instructors, and students, amongst others.

Topics Covered

  • E-Business
  • E-Commerce Adoption
  • E-Commerce and Cultural Issues
  • E-Commerce and Customer Relationship Management
  • E-Commerce and Human Resource Management
  • E-Commerce and Organizational Behavior, Development, and Learning
  • E-Commerce and Policy
  • E-Commerce and Social Media
  • E-Commerce in Developing and Developed Countries
  • E-Commerce Management and Leadership
  • E-Commerce Security and Trust
  • E-Commerce Strategic Management
  • E-Commerce Stress and Strain Impacts
  • E-Commerce Technologies and the Workplace
  • E-Marketplace
  • E-Services and Technologies
  • Financial Information Systems
  • Global E-Commerce
  • Hospitality, Travel, and Tourism
  • Microfinance
  • Mobile Advertising
  • Mobile Commerce Technologies and Management
  • Mobile Services
  • New Technologies for Business
  • Online Marketing
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality in Business Environments
  • Virtual Commerce
  • Virtual Communities
  • Virtual Enterprises
  • Web Commerce Utilization and Management
  • Web Portals Technologies

Mission and Scope

The mission of the Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations (JECO) is to provide comprehensive coverage and understanding of the social, cultural, organizational, human, and cognitive impacts of innovative e-commerce technologies and advances on organizations around the world. These impacts include those of e-commerce on consumer behavior, as well as on organizational behavior, organizational development, and organizational management. Additionally, the journal will broaden the overall body of knowledge regarding the human aspects of e-commerce technologies and utilization in modern organizations to assist researchers and practitioners to devise more effective systems for managing the human side of e-commerce in contemporary organizations.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Volume 18: 4 Issues (2020): 2 Released, 2 Forthcoming
Volume 17: 4 Issues (2019)
Volume 16: 4 Issues (2018)
Volume 15: 4 Issues (2017)
Volume 14: 4 Issues (2016)
Volume 13: 4 Issues (2015)
Volume 12: 4 Issues (2014)
Volume 11: 4 Issues (2013)
Volume 10: 4 Issues (2012)
Volume 9: 4 Issues (2011)
Volume 8: 4 Issues (2010)
Volume 7: 4 Issues (2009)
Volume 6: 4 Issues (2008)
Volume 5: 4 Issues (2007)
Volume 4: 4 Issues (2006)
Volume 3: 4 Issues (2005)
Volume 2: 4 Issues (2004)
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Reviews and Testimonials

The insightful research articles in the Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations should be required reading for e-business decision makers and technologists since they provide essential guidance for developing strategy and implementation plans to prepare organizations for the digital economy.

– Mahesh Raisinghani, Associate Professor, Texas Woman's University, USA

There has been a misconception that e-commerce was going to disappear after the dot com bust. Yet, e-commerce is more prevalent than ever in both large and small organizations. JECO is well positioned to provide current, in-depth research on this important activity in today's business world.

– France Belanger, Virginia Tech, USA

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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Pedro Isaias is an associate professor at the Information Systems & Technology Management School of The University of New South Wales (UNSW – Sydney), Australia. Previously he was an associate professor at The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. Before moving to Australia, he served at the Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University) in Lisbon, Portugal, where he was responsible for several courses and director of the master degree program in Management / MBA. Pedro was director of the master degree program in Electronic Commerce and Internet for 10 years. Pedro Isaias holds a PhD in Information Management (in the specialty of information and decision systems) from the New University of Lisbon. Author of several books, book chapters, papers and research reports, all in the information systems area, he has headed several conferences and workshops within the mentioned area. He has also been responsible for the scientific coordination of several EU funded research projects. He is also member of the editorial board of several journals and program committee member of several conferences and workshops. Currently he conducts research activity related to MIS in general, and more specifically Learning Technologies, Data Analytics, Business Intelligence, Digital Transformation, e-Business and WWW related areas.

Editorial Board

Managing Editor
Miguel Canizares Mena, University of Queensland, Australia
Associate Editors
Luisa Carvalho, Institute Polythecnic of Setubal, Portugal ORCID
Chuleeporn Changchit, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, United States
Regina Connolly, Dublin City University Business School, Ireland
Eleanor Loiacono, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, United States
Elspeth McKay, RMIT University, Australia
Guochao Alex Peng, Sun Yat-sen University, United Kingdom
Mahesh Raisinghani, Texas Woman's University, United States ORCID
Kamel Rouibah, Kuwait University, Kuwait ORCID
Reima Suomi, University of Turku, Finland ORCID
Margaret Tan, Agency for Science Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore
Mincong Tang, Beijing Jiaotong University, China
Adriana Viana, University of São Paulo - Brazil, Brazil ORCID
Editorial Review Board
Saeed Akhlaghpour, University of Queensland, Australia
Umair Akram, Peking University, China ORCID
Nabeel Al-Qirim, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates ORCID
Akhilesh Bajaj, University of Tulsa, United States ORCID
Abhishek Behl, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India ORCID
Vincent Cho, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
Arthur Csetenyi, Budapest Corvinus University, Hungary
Rajeev Dwivedi, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, United States
Ahmed Elmorshidy, Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait ORCID
Mohammad Galib, Alliant International University, United States
Christos Georgiadis, University of Macedonia, Greece
Manish Gupta, ​IBS Hyderabad, a Constituent of IFHE, Deemed to be University, India ORCID
Sherif Kamel, The American University in Cairo, Egypt ORCID
Stefan Koch, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Turkey
Adamantios Koumpis, University of Passau, Germany
Pengtao Li, California State University, United States
Shan Lin, Lewis University, United States
Scott Lloyd, University of Rhode Island, United States
Sathasivam Mathiyalakan, Winston-Salem State University, United States
Donna McCloskey, Widener University, United States
Samala Nagaraj, Woxsen University, India ORCID
Makoto Nakayama, DePaul University, United States ORCID
Shahrokh Nikou, Åbo Akademi University, Finland ORCID
Somendra Pant, Clarkson University, United States
Gilberto Perez, Mackenzie Presbiterian University - Sao Paulo - Brazil, Brazil ORCID
Sajeeb Saha, University of Queensland, Australia ORCID
Mamta Sareen, University of Delhi, India
Juergen Seitz, Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University, Germany
Spiros Sirmakessis, University of Peloponnese, Greece
Alan Smith, Robert Morris University, United States
Yun Wan, University of Houston, Victoria, United States ORCID
Chengbo Wang, Edge Hill University, United Kingdom
Hongjiang Xu, Butler University, United States
Yi-Minn (Minnie) Yen, University of Alaska - Anchorage, United States
Fang Zhao, Edith Cowan University, Australia


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Award Winning Articles

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