Research Areas of Published Work
Algebraic graph theory (AGT)
Computers and Society (CS)
Electronic Commerce (EC)
General Graph Theory (GGT)
Management and Decision-Making (MD)
Search Engines (SE)
Virtual Organization (VO)
VIRTUAL ORGANIZATION: TOWARD A THEORY OF SOCIETAL TRANSFORMATION STIMULATED BY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.
HUMAN CHOICE AND COMPUTERS, 2.
Proceedings of the Second IFIP Conference on Human Choice and Computers,
INSIDE INFORMATION: COMPUTERS IN FICTION.
THE CONQUEST OF WILL: INFORMATION PROCESSING IN HUMAN
Then there were three (with
Entropy, orbits and spectra of graphs (with V. Mitsou), in Analysis of Complex Networks: From Biology to Linguistics, M. Dehmer, ed., Wiley-VCH, in press. (AGT)
Internet Governance Forum: leveraging multi-stakeholder
participation to reduce digital divide and improve freedom of expression (with
A dynamic distributed federated database (with G. Bent, P. Dantressangle, D.Vyvyan, and V. Mitsou). ITA Annual Conference, Imperial College-London, 2008. (N,GGT)
Models of network growth by combination (with V. Mitsou and G. Bent). ITA Annual Conference, Imperial College-London, 2008. (N,GGT)
Technology as excuse for questionable ethics. AI & Society 22, 2008, 271- 282. (E)
Formal properties of distributed database
networks (with G. Bent). ITA Annual Conference,
Managing collaboration in hybrid-agent teams (with J. Allen,
T. Norman, S. Parsons, and A. Preece). ITA Annual Conference,
Public vs. private interest on the
Who should govern the Internet? (with
The digital society (special section of CACM, editor and author of introduction, with M. Turoff). Communications of the ACM 48(10), 2005, pp. 32-74. (CS)
Consumer power in the digital society
Quantifying the switching model of virtual organization (with A. Kawaguchi). Journal of Information Technology Theory and Application 6(4), 2005 pp. 53-74. (VO)
Measuring search engine bias (with A. Kawaguchi). Information Processing and Management 41(5), 2005, pp. 1193-1205. (SE)
The virtues of virtual. Interview. Ubiquity (an ACM IT magazine and forum), 2003, 45(11). (VO,CS)
‘Virtual organization’: a service-level resource management framework for distributed network infrastructures (with K. Ravindran). Globecom 2003 Proceedings, San Francisco, 2003. (N)
Bias on the Web (with A. Kawaguchi). Communications of the ACM, 45 (9), 2002, pp. 56-60. (SE)
Assessing bias in search engines (with A. Kawaguchi). Information Processing and Management 38(1), 2002, pp. 141-156. (SE)
Analyzing search engine bias (with A. Kawaguchi). Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing and Information Technologies, Montclair State Univ., October, 2001. (SE)
Virtual organization: the new feudalism. IEEE Computer, 34 (4), 2001, pp. 110-112. (VO,CS)
Bias in information retrieval systems (with A. Kawaguchi). In: Proceedings of the Ninth Annual Workshop on Information Technologies & Systems, Charlotte, NC, December 1999, pp. 32-37. (SE)
The switching principle in virtual
organization. In: P. Sieber
and J. Griese, eds. Organizational
Virtualness and Electronic Commerce.
On building a trans-European network.
In: E.D. Hoadley and I. Benbasat,
eds. Proceedings of the Fourth
On the theory of virtual organization, Systems Research, 14(6), 1997, pp. 373-384. (VO)
De virtuele organizatie:
naar een algemene theorie. In: R. van Dael & C.
Metselaar, eds. De Virtuele
Virtual feudalism. In: P.J. Denning
and R.M. Metcalf, eds. Beyond Calculation: the Next Fifty Years of Computing.
Virtual organization: toward a general theory, Communications of the ACM, 40(9), 1997, pp. 30-37. (VO)
Lessons from a cautionary tale, Communications of the ACM, 40(5), 1997, pp. 23-25. (CS)
Le meilleur des marchés: marchandises informationelles et changement de société. In: A. Mayère, ed. La Société Informationelle. Paris: L'Harmattan, 1997, pp. 23-42. (CS,EC)
Social control and the network
marketplace. In: D. Lyon and E. Zureik, eds., Surveillance,
Computers and Privacy.
Knowledge-intensive systems in the social service agency: anticipated impacts on the organization (with William J. Ferns). AI & Society, 9(2), 1995, pp. 161-183. (CS)
Virtual organization: a vision of management in the information age. The Information Society, 10(4), 1994, pp. 267-288. (VO)
Information as a commodity: assessment of market value, in:
M. Yovits, ed., Advances in Computers, Vol.
Virtual feudalism: a vision of political organization in the information age. Informatization and the Public Sector, 2(3), 1992, pp. 213-231. (A version of this paper also appeared in: Frissen, P.H.A., et al., eds. Orwell of Athene? Democratie en informatiesamenleving. Den Haag: Sdu Juridische & Fiscale Uitgeverij, 1992, pp. 285-300.) (CS,VO)
On the market value of information commodities:
On the market value of information commodities: II. Supply price. Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 43(3), 1992, pp. 233-241. (EC)
On the market value of information commodities: III. Demand Price. Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 43(3), 1992, pp. 242-248. (EC)
On managing technological change, Technovation 9, 1989, pp. 623-633. (MD)
Man as machine impersonator, in: H. Schachter,
ed. The Ethics of Computer Use.
Technology, freedom and community. In: M. Schwarz, ed., De Technologische Cultuur. Amsterdam: De Balie Publishers, 1989, pp.111-118. (CS)
Comments on the Passport Inquiry, in: Enquete Paspoortproject: Rapport van de Commissie. The Hague: Tweede Kamer, vergaderjaar 1987-1988, 20 559, nr. 8, 1, 1988. (MD)
On the growth of consumer markets for teleservices,
in: J.M. Noothoven van Goor
and G. Lefcoe, eds., Teleports in the Information
Social dimensions of office automation, in: M. Yovits, ed., Advances in Computers, Vol. 25.
Ethical dimensions of information technology in global
business, in: W.M. Hoffman, et al., eds., Ethics and the Multinational
Enterprise (Proceedings of the Sixth National Conference on Business
On the social relations of computers, Human Systems Management 5, 1985, pp. 99-110. (CS)
The future with AI: freedom and community?,
Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress,
Information technology and economic nationalism, in: Proceedings
of CIPS Session 84 (Calgary, Canada, May 9-11, 1984).
Computers and the myth of neutrality, in: Proceedings of
the 1984 ACM Computer Science Conference.
Regulating the information society,
L.C.S.T. Briefings of 1983. Legislative Commission on Science &
Technology, State of
Information technology and the division of power, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress, Washington, DC, 1983. (Reprinted by Studies in Communication Technology, Queens University, Canada, 1985.) (CS)
Is high-tech good for you?, At
Information technology and economic nationalism, Technical Paper MM83-482, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, Dearborn, MI, 1983. (CS,VO)
Social change in the computer revolution, in: Florida and the Question of Privacy, Florida State University Humanities Institute, 1983. (CS)
Scholarship and policy-making: the case of computer-communications, Computers and Society 13(2), 1983, pp. 2-9. (CS)
The bias of computing, in: W.M. Hoffman and J.M. Moore,
eds., Ethics and the Management of Computer Technology.
On approaches to the study of social issues in computing, Communications of the ACM 24(3), 1981, pp. 146-155. (CS)
The group and the minimal polynomial of a graph (with G. Criscuolo, C.-M. Kwok, and R. Tortora), J. Combinatorial Theory 29, Series B, 1980, pp. 293-302. (AGT)
Ethics and cultural integration in a computerized world, in:
A. Mowshowitz, ed., Human Choice and Computers, 2.
Afterthoughts and reflections, in: A. Mowshowitz,
ed., Human Choice and Computers, 2.
A critique of "Preserving individual
autonomy in an information-oriented society." In: L.J. Hoffman,
ed., Computers and Privacy in the Next Decade.
Computers and ethical judgment in organizations, in: ACM
78: Proceedings of the 1978 Annual Conference.
Computers and the mechanization of judgment, Journal of Community Communications 3(1), 1978, pp. 21-32. (CS,E)
Information technology, ethics and social structure, in: Proceedings
of the American Society for Information Science Annual Meeting.
Line minimal boolean forests (with F. Harary and A. Schwenk), Colloquium Mathematicum 37, 1977, pp.167-173. (GGT)
Computing power and political opportunism,
Technical Report, Dept. of Computer Science,
Information, power, and complexity, Part I, Computers and People 25, Jan. 1976, pp. 23-27. (CS)
Information, power, and complexity, Part II, Computers and People 25, Feb. 1976, pp. 20-26. (CS)
Enumeration of end-labeled trees (with F. Harary), Fibonacci Quarterly 13, 1975, pp. 252-254. (ENU)
The adjacency matrix and the group of a graph, in: F. Harary, ed., New Directions in the Theory of Graphs.
The characteristic polynomial of a graph, Journal of Combinatorial Theory 12, 1972, pp. 177-193. (AGT)
Graphs, groups and matrices, in: Proceedings of the Canadian Mathematical Congress, 1971, pp. 509-522. (AGT)
Cospectral graphs and digraphs (with F. Harary, C. King and R. Read), Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society 3, 1971, pp. 321-328. (AGT)
Labeled trees with unlabeled endpoints (with F. Harary and J. Riordan), J. of Comb. Theory 6, 1969, pp. 60-64. (ENU)
The group of a graph whose adjacency matrix has all distinct
eigenvalues, in: F. Harary,
ed., Proof Techniques in Graph Theory.
Entropy and the complexity of graphs:
Entropy and the complexity of graphs: II. The information content of digraphs and infinite graphs, Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics 30, 1968, pp. 225-240. (CX)
Entropy and the complexity of graphs: III. Graphs with prescribed information content, Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics 30, 1968, pp. 387-414. (CX)
Entropy and the complexity of graphs: IV. Entropy measures and graphical structure, Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics 30, 1968, pp. 533-546. (CX)
Experimental studies of stochastic models for the Prisoner's Dilemma (with Amnon Rapoport), Behavioral Science 11, 1966, pp. 444-458. (MD)