Information Systems

INFORMS Podcast Series Features Chris Dellarocas on Double Marginalization in Performance-Based Advertising

Professor and Chair of Information Systems Chrysanthos Dellarocas explores an unexpected consequence of online pay-per-action systems (PPAs), such as the pay-per-click model. More

N. Venkatraman on Why BlackBerry Could Rebound

For their blog Boston Daily, Boston Magazine interviewed the School of Management’s N. Venkatraman of the Information Systems department about the five reasons you may still want to hold onto your BlackBerry. More

Three Faculty Promoted to Full Professorships

The School of Management at Boston University  is delighted to announce that three faculty members have been promoted to full Professor, effective September 1, 2012: Chrysanthos Dellarocas (Information Systems), Susan Fournier (Marketing), and Erol Peköz (Operations and Technology Management). Chris... More

Faculty in the News: May 3, 2012

Boston University Public Relations’ Professor Voices blog features a sampling of quotes by the School’s faculty experts on Romney and health care, Facebook IPO, and Barnes & Noble. More

Marshall Van Alstyne – Finding Hidden Expertise Using Information Markets

The School of Management’s Marshall Van Alstyne was the recent featured guest in the video series "Cambridge Nights: Conversations About a Life in Science." In this video, Van Alstyne, an expert on information economics, discusses information markets and how they are changing the way organizations and institutions work. More