Policy Engagement as Rigourous and Relevant Information Systems Research: The Case of the LSE Identity Project

@inproceedings{Whitley2007PolicyEA,
  title={Policy Engagement as Rigourous and Relevant Information Systems Research: The Case of the LSE Identity Project},
  author={Edgar A. Whitley and Ian Hosein},
  booktitle={ECIS},
  year={2007}
}
In this paper we argue for information systems researchers to participate in policy engagement as a form of research that is both rigorous and relevant. We illustrate this argument by drawing on our own experiences of the policy engagement process, namely an ongoing analysis of the UK Government’s proposals to introduce biometric identity cards. As a result… CONTINUE READING