Influencing the success of spreadsheet development by novice users

  title={Influencing the success of spreadsheet development by novice users},
  author={Timothy G. Babbitt and Dennis F. Galletta and Alexandre B. Lopes},
  booktitle={ICIS '98},
Spreadsheets have become commonplace, facilitating decision-making at all levels in most organizations. Their ease of use is unfortunately accompanied by an abundance of errors, which some researchers have discovered to reach the magnitude of billions of dollars. There are two main streams of research in this area. One focuses on the categorization of and extent to which errors are made, and the other focuses on detection of those errors. The error detection studies have found that errors are… Expand
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