Economics at your fingertips  

Information and data quality in business networking: a key concept for enterprises in its early stages of development

Boris Otto (), Yang W. Lee () and Ismael Caballero
Additional contact information
Boris Otto: University of St. Gallen
Yang W. Lee: Northeastern University
Ismael Caballero: University of Castilla-La Mancha

Electronic Markets, 2011, vol. 21, issue 2, No 3, 83-97

Abstract: Abstract Information and data of high quality are critical for successful business performance in general and Business Networking in particular. As the trend toward sharing information between business partners and value networks is still increasing, the position paper aims at providing a comprehensive perspective on the state of research with regard to information and data quality in Business Networking. The paper shows that much has been achieved, but that fundamental aspects still remain unaddressed. Based on the results of a literature review, the paper identifies consequential areas of research and makes six propositions for future research. In doing so, the position paper aims at offering novel perspectives and at introducing new areas of research in a field of particularly high relevance in the networked business and electronic markets domain.

Keywords: Information quality; Data quality; Business networking; Literature review; Research directions (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2011
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link) Abstract (text/html)
Access to the full text of the articles in this series is restricted.

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link:

Ordering information: This journal article can be ordered from
http://www.springer. ... ystems/journal/12525

DOI: 10.1007/s12525-011-0063-1

Access Statistics for this article

Electronic Markets is currently edited by Rainer Alt and Hans-Dieter Zimmermann

More articles in Electronic Markets from Springer, IIM University of St. Gallen
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Sonal Shukla ().

Page updated 2020-09-12
Handle: RePEc:spr:elmark:v:21:y:2011:i:2:d:10.1007_s12525-011-0063-1