Volume 43, Number 4 — December 2019

Research Articles

A Time-Based Dynamic Synchronization Policy for Consolidated Database Systems
Xinxue (Shawn) Qu and Zhengrui Jiang
(pp. pp. 1041-1057; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14804)

Shared or Dedicated Infrastructures: On the Impact of Reprovisioning Ability
Roch Guerin, Kartik Hosanagar, Xinxin Li, and Soumya Sen
(pp. 1059-1079; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14857)

Governance and ICT4D Initiative Success: A Longitudinal Field Study of Ten Villages in Rural India
Viswanath Venkatesh, Tracy Ann Sykes, Arun Rai, and Pankaj Setia
(pp. 1081-1104; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/12337)

Using Eye Tracking to Expose Cognitive Processes in Understanding Conceptual Models
Palash Bera, Pnina Soffer, and Jeffrey Parsons
(pp. 1105-1126; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14163)

Playing to the Crowd: Digital Visibility and the Social Dynamics of Purchase Disclosure
Lauren Rhue and Arun Sundararajan
(pp. 1127-1141; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/12745)

Do Search Engines Influence Media Piracy? Evidence from a Randomized Study
Liron Sivan, Michael D. Smith, and Rahul Telang
(pp. 1143-1154; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14404)

How Technology-Afforded Practices at the Micro-Level can Generate Change at the Field Level: Theorizing the Recursive Mechanism Actualized in Swedish Rheumatology 2000-2014
Anna Essén and Sara Winterstorm Värlander
(pp. 1155-1176; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/12164)

The Role of Affordances in the Deinstitutionalization of a Dysfunctional Health Management Information System in Kenya: An Identity Work Perspective
Roberta Bernardi, Suprateek Sarker, and Sundeep Sahay
(pp. 1177-1200; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14187)

Holistic Archetypes of IT Outsourcing Strategy: A Contingency Fit and Configurational Approach
Jae-Nam Lee, YoungKi Park, Detmar W. Straub, and Yunmo Koo
(pp. 1201-1225; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14370)

A Potato Salad with a Lemon Twist: Using a Supply-Side Shock to Study the Impact of Opportunistic Behavior on Crowdfunding Platforms
Hilah Geva, Ohad Barzilay, and Gal Oestreicher-Singer
(pp. 1227-1248; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14572)

Optimizing and Satisficing: The Interplay Between Platform Architecture and Producers’ Design Strategies for Platform Performance
Sabine Brunswicker, Esteve Almirall, and Ann Majchrzak
(pp. 1249-1277; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/13561)

Research Notes

Followership in an Open-Source Software Project and its Significance in Code Reuse
Qiqi Jiang, Chuan-Hoo Tan, Choon Ling Sia, and Kwok Kee Wei
(pp. 1303-1319; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/14043)

Reeducing Recommender System Biases: An Investigation of Rating Display Designs
Gediminas Adomavicius, Jesse C. Bockstedt, Shawn P. Curley, and Jingjing Zhang
(pp. 1321-1341; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/13949)

Fake News on Social Media: People Believe What They Want to Believe When it Makes No Sense At All
Patricia L. Moravec, Randall K. Minas, and Alan R. Dennis
(pp. 1343-1360; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/15505)

Theory and Review Articles

Theorizing the Digital Object
Philip Faulkner and Jochen Runde
(pp. 1279-1302; DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2019/13136)