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Information Avoidance in Requirements Determination for Systems Development

@inproceedings{Bina2018InformationAI,
  title={Information Avoidance in Requirements Determination for Systems Development},
  author={Saman Bina and Glenn J. Browne},
  booktitle={AMCIS},
  year={2018}
}
Information requirements determination (IRD) is arguably the most important activity in systems development, since all remaining stages of the development process depend on its success. Since the goal of analysts is to collect an accurate and complete (to the extent possible) set of requirements, cognitive biases that obstruct or prevent this goal are a serious threat to the systems development process. The IRD process is a form of information behavior, and information avoidance is one of… Expand

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