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Mitra, Saby

Sabyasachi Mitra


Functional Area(s):
Business Analytics
Economic Impact of Information Technology
IT Outsourcing
IT Security Management
Electronic Commerce
IT Metrics and IT Strategic Planning
PhD, University of Iowa
Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology

Saby Mitra is Professor of Information Technology Management. From 2007 to 2009, he was the faculty director of the Executive MBA in Global Business program at Georgia Tech. He was also the faculty director of the Executive MBA in Management of Technology program from 2009 to July 2013. He also held the William H. Anderson II Term Professorship from 2010 - 2012. His current research interests include economic impacts of information technology, IT outsourcing, IT metrics and IT Strategic Planning, IT security and business continuity, electronic commerce, and IT infrastructure design.

His research has appeared or forthcoming in several journals such as Management Science, Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Operations Management, INFORMS Journal on Computing, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, and Journal of Management Information Systems among others. He serves as an Associate Editor of Information Systems Research, an INFORMS journal. He received his PhD from the University of Iowa and his Bachelor of Technology degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.

Published Papers

  • Ransbotham S., Mitra S., Ramsey J., "Are Markets for Vulnerabilities Effective?" MIS Quarterly, March 2012

  • Banker R., Mitra S., Sambamurthy V., "The Effects of Digital Trading Platforms on Commodity Prices in Agricultural Supply Chains," MIS Quarterly, Sept 2011

  • Ransbotham S., Mitra S., Target Age and the Acquisition of Innovation in High Technology Industries, Management Science, Nov 2010

  • Ransbotham S., Murthy I., Mitra S., Narasimhan S., "Sequential Grid Computing: Models and Computational Experiments," INFORMS Journal on Computing, Spring 2011

  • Huang, Peng, Nicholas H. Lurie, Mitra S., “Searching for Experience on the Web: An Empirical Examination of Consumer Behavior for Search and Experience Goods,” Journal of Marketing, March 2009

  • Ransbotham S., Mitra S., “Choice or Chance: A Model of Paths to Information Systems Compromise,” Information Systems Research, March 2009

  • Mitra S., Singhal V., “Shareholder Wealth Effects of Industry Exchanges: Evidence of Unequal Value from Participation,” Journal of Operations Management, January 2008

  • Mitra S., “Information Technology as an Enabler of Growth: An Empirical Assessment” Journal of Management Information Systems, 22(2), Fall 2005.

  • Banker R., Mitra S., “Procurement Models in the Agricultural Supply Chain: A Case Study of Online Coffee Auctions in India,” Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, 2007

  • Riggins F., Mitra S., “A Framework for Developing E-Business Metrics Through Functionality Interaction,” Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 2007