Information Systems

Pokémon Go: a boon for businesses

Published: 4Oct2017

Professor Warut Khern-am-nuai is a co-author on a study revealing that Pokémon Go does not merely bring health benefits, as has been widely studied, but also contributes to increased restaurant...

Alain Pinsonneault: frequent little promotions work best for IT employee retention

Published: 15Sep2017

It’s a vicious cycle: Companies cut back on promotions to try to minimize big salary loads, but more promotions keep employees around longer. According to a piece at incentiveandmotivation.com, the...

Pokémon Go and the fortunes of local businesses

Published: 24Aug2017

According to Les Affaires, a study partly authored by Desautels Professor Warut Khern-am-nuai looks at whether or not the augmented reality game Pokémon Go affects local businesses....

Jui Ramaprasad appointed Associate Editor of MISQ

Published: 16May2017

Jui Ramaprasad, Associate Professor in Information Systems was recently appointed Associate Editor of the Management Information Systems Quarterly (MISQ), a top management journal.

Warut Khern-am-nuai awarded 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant

Published: 15May2017

Warut Khern-am-nuai, Assistant Professor in information Systems was recently awarded a 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant for his project "L’impact du système de questions et réponses sur les...

Research into project team makeup arrives at surprising conclusion

Published: 12May2017

A research paper authored in part by Desautels Professor and Canada Research Chair in Technology, Management, and Healthcare Samer Faraj compared the traditional management style (where the most...

Demand and Revenue Impacts of an Opaque Channel: Evidence from the Airline Industry

Published: 9May2017

Authors: Nelson F. Granados, Kunsoo Han, Dan Zhang Publication: Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming Abstract: 

Desautels case competition team lands unexpected prize

Published: 17Mar2017

An undergraduate team from Desautels came home from a case competition in Portugal with an invite to go back for a month-long project aimed at making the city of Porto more attractive to startups....

Alain Pinsonneault leads IS research for 2016

Published: 6Mar2017

Congratulations to Professor Alain Pinsonneault who has placed first in the world for research productivity in his field by the Association for Information Systems (AIS). The ranking is conducted...

A typology of user liability to IT addiction

Published: 23Feb2017

Authors: Vaghefi, I., Lapointe, L., Boudreau-Pinsonneault, C. Publication: Information Systems Journal  Abstract: 

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