Information technology and the transformation of industries: three research perspectives

  title={Information technology and the transformation of industries: three research perspectives},
  author={Kevin Crowston and Michael D. Myers},
  journal={J. Strategic Inf. Sys.},
It is often claimed that information technology has the potential to transform entire industries. However, we find that very little IS research has been conducted at the industry level. Moreover, the small amount of research that has been conducted on IT and industries has been based largely on just one perspective of industries. Given the scale and potential impact of the changes that are happening at an industry level, we believe a concerted effort is needed to study this phenomenon. We… CONTINUE READING

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