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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Business and Management D-index 55 Citations 17,098 176 World Ranking 280 National Ranking 134

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Awards & Achievements

2020 - Fellow of the Association for Information Systems (AIS)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Management
  • Marketing

His primary areas of study are Outsourcing, Knowledge management, Knowledge process outsourcing, Information technology and Marketing. Mary C. Lacity has researched Outsourcing in several fields, including Vendor and Public relations. His Knowledge management research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Strategic information system, Information system, Management information systems and Offshore outsourcing.

His research in Knowledge process outsourcing intersects with topics in Operations management, Offshoring, Management, Risk management and Process management. His Offshoring study incorporates themes from Back office, Research program, Best practice and International business. His studies in Information technology integrate themes in fields like Business process and Organizational economics.

His most cited work include:

  • An empirical investigation of information technology sourcing practices: lessons from experience (906 citations)
  • A review of the predictors, linkages, and biases in IT innovation adoption research (773 citations)
  • Information systems outsourcing : myths, metaphors, and realities (573 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Mary C. Lacity mostly deals with Outsourcing, Knowledge management, Knowledge process outsourcing, Marketing and Information technology. His Outsourcing study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Industrial organization, Information system and Public relations. His Information system study combines topics in areas such as Action research, Insourcing and Positivism.

His research integrates issues of Business process, Strategic information system, Management information systems, Strategic sourcing and Empirical research in his study of Knowledge management. His Knowledge process outsourcing study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Operations management, Business administration, Intellectual capital, Back office and Process management. His Information technology research incorporates elements of Business model, Corporate governance, Globalization and Vendor.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Outsourcing (52.19%)
  • Knowledge management (28.51%)
  • Knowledge process outsourcing (23.25%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2019)?

  • Process management (10.96%)
  • Process automation system (7.89%)
  • Engineering management (5.26%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Mary C. Lacity mainly focuses on Process management, Process automation system, Engineering management, Knowledge management and Service provider. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Knowledge process outsourcing, Empirical research, Strategic sourcing and Entrepreneurship. His study in Empirical research is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Business process outsourcing, Information technology outsourcing and Vendor.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Business case, Workforce, Information technology and Conceptual framework in addition to Service provider. His Human resources study typically links adjacent topics like Outsourcing. He does research in Outsourcing, focusing on Offshoring specifically.

Between 2016 and 2019, his most popular works were:

  • Addressing Key Challenges to Making Enterprise Blockchain Applications a Reality. (43 citations)
  • Robotic process automation: strategic transformation lever for global business services? (37 citations)
  • Conflict resolution in business services outsourcing relationships (21 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Management
  • Marketing

Mary C. Lacity spends much of his time researching Process management, Process automation system, Key, Engineering management and Business case. He interconnects Business process, Knowledge management, Management information systems and Service, Service automation in the investigation of issues within Process management. His Process automation system research includes elements of Standardization, Multinational corporation, Finance and Phase.

The Key study combines topics in areas such as Corporate governance and Blockchain. Mary C. Lacity combines subjects such as Conflict resolution, Human resources, Marketing, Service and Service provider with his study of Business case. His work deals with themes such as Information technology, Procurement, Outsourcing, Back office and Change management, which intersect with Service provider.

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Best Publications

An empirical investigation of information technology sourcing practices: lessons from experience

Mary C. Lacity;Leslie P. Willcocks.
Management Information Systems Quarterly (1998)

1438 Citations

Information systems outsourcing : myths, metaphors, and realities

Mary Celia Lacity;Rudy A. Hirschheim.
(1993)

1389 Citations

A review of the predictors, linkages, and biases in IT innovation adoption research

Anand Jeyaraj;Joseph W Rottman;Mary C Lacity.
Journal of Information Technology (2006)

1379 Citations

The Value of Selective IT Sourcing

Mary C. Lacity;L. P. Willcocks;David Feeny.
Sloan Management Review (1996)

1050 Citations

A review of the IT outsourcing literature: Insights for practice

Mary C. Lacity;Shaji A. Khan;Leslie P. Willcocks.
Journal of Strategic Information Systems (2009)

876 Citations

Global Information Technology Outsourcing: In Search of Business Advantage

Mary Cecelia Lacity;Leslie Willcocks.
(2001)

732 Citations

A Review of the it Outsourcing Empirical Literature and Future Research Directions

Mary C. Lacity;Shaji A. Khan;Aihua Yan;Leslie P. Willcocks.
Journal of Information Technology (2010)

562 Citations

Beyond The Information Systems Outsourcing Bandwagon: The Insourcing Response

Mary Cecelia Lacity;Rudy Hirschheim.
(1995)

517 Citations

Understanding qualitative data: a framework of text analysis methods

Mary C. Lacity;Marius A. Janson.
Journal of Management Information Systems (1994)

503 Citations

The myths and realities of information technology insourcing

Rudy Hirschheim;Mary Lacity.
Communications of The ACM (2000)

484 Citations

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