Publications






Journals (peer reviewed)


  • Krämer, T., Weiger, W., Trang, S., Trenz, M. (2022): Deflected by the Tin Foil Hat? Word-of-Mouth, Conspiracy Beliefs, and the Adoption of Public Health Apps, Journal of Product Innovation Management (accepted for publication, link)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A, Impact Factor: 8.08]

  • Masuch, K.; Greve, M.; Trang, S. (2022): Apologize or Justify? Examining the Impact of Data Breach Response Actions on Stock Value of Affected Companies, Computers & Security (Vol. 12, link)

    [Impact Factor: 6.45]

  • Masuch, K.; Greve, M.; Trang, S. (2022): What to do after a data breach? Examining apology and compensation as response strategies for health service providers, Electronic Markets (Vol. 31, pp. 829-848, link)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B, Impact Factor: 5.86]

  • Trang, S.; Mandrella, M., Marrone, M., Kolbe, L. (2021): Co-creating business value through IT-business operational alignment in inter-organisational relationships: Empirical evidence from regional networks, European Journal of Information Systems (forthcoming, link)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A, Impact Factor: 9.97]

  • Trang, S.; Nastjuk, I. (2021): Examining the role of stress and information security policy design in information security compliance behaviour: An experimental study of in-task behaviour, Computers & Security (Vol. 104, link)

    [Impact Factor: 6.45]

  • Trang, S.; Weiger, W. (2021): The perils of gamification: Does engaging with gamified services increase users' willingness to disclose personal information?, Computers in Human Behavior (Vol. 116, link )

    [Impact Factor: 9.79]

  • Brendel, B.; Greulich, S.; Trang, S.; Niederman, F. (2020): Towards a Greater Diversity of Replication Studies, AIS Transactions on Replication Research. (Vol. 6, Paper 20, pp. 1-15, link)

  • Masuch, K., Hengstler, S., Trang, S., Brendel, A. (2020): Replication of the Unified Model of Information Security Policy Compliance, AIS Transactions on Replication Research. (Vol. 6, Paper 13, pp. 1-16, link)

  • Trang, S.; Trenz, M.; Weiger, W.; Tarafdar, M.; Cheung, C. (2020): One app to trace them all? Examining app specifications for mass acceptance of contact-tracing apps, European Journal of Information Systems. (Vol. 29, Iss, 1, pp. 415-428, link)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A, Impact Factor: 9.97]

  • Mandrella, M.; Trang, S., Kolbe, L. M. (2020): Synthesizing and Integrating Research on IT-Based Value Co-Creation: A Meta-Analysis, Journal of the Association for Information Systems. (Vol 21, Iss. 2, pp. 388-427, link)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A, Impact Factor: 5.57]

  • Trang, S., Brendel, A. (2019): A meta-analysis of deterrence theory in information security policy compliance research, Information Systems Frontiers. (Vol 21, Iss 6, pp.1265-1284, link)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B, Impact Factor: 6.81]

  • Herrenkind, B.; Nastjuk, I.; Brendel, A.B.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L.M. (2019): Young People’s Travel Behavior – Using the Life-Oriented Approach to Understand the Acceptance of Autonomous Driving, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment - Special Issue “Young People’s Behavior”. (Vol. 74, pp. 214-233, link) .

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B, Impact Factor: 7.24]

  • Trang, S.; Zander, S.; de Visser, B.; Kolbe, L. M. (2016): Towards an importance-performance analysis of factors affecting e-business diffusion in the wood industry, Journal of Cleaner Production (Vol 110, pp. 121-131, link).

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B, Impact Factor: 10.96]

  • Zander, S.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2016): Drivers of network governance: a multitheoretic perspective with insights from case studies in the German wood industry, Journal of Cleaner Production (Vol 110, pp. 109-120, link).

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B, Impact Factor: 10.96]

  • Trang, S.; Zander, S., Kolbe, L. M. (2015): The Contingent Role of Centrality in IT Network Governance: An Empirical Examination, Pacific Asian Journal of the Association for Information Systems. (Vol. 7., Iss. 1, pp. 31-48, link)



Conferences (ranked and peer reviewed)


  • Matschak, T.; Prinz, C.; Trang, S. (2022): A taxonomy of machine learning-based fraud detection system (ECIS) 2022 [VHB 3: B], Timisoara.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Hengstler, S.; Pryazhnykova, N.; Kühnel, S. (2022): How Employees Learn Information Security Policy Compliance Behavior: Toward a Social Learning Perspective (ECIS) 2022 [VHB 3: B], Timisoara.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Matschak, T.; Prinz, C.; Trang, S. (2022): A Digitization Pipeline for Mixed-Typed Medical Claims Using Machine Learning and Optical Character Recognition, Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology. Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST) 2022

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Matschak, T.; Prinz, C.; Masuch, K.; Trang, S. (2021): Healthcare in Fraudster's Crosshairs: Designing, Implementing and Evaluating a Machine Learning Approach for Anomaly Detection on Medical Prescription Claim Data, Proceedings of the 25th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Dubai, VAE.
  • Diesterhöft, T. O., Greve, M., Masuch, K., Trang, S., Kolbe, L. M. (2021): Do You Think It Is Fair? Effects of Data Breach Response Actions on Customer Justice. PACIS 2021 Proceedings. 71. [VHB 3: C], A Virtual AIS Conference
  • Masuch, K., Diesterhöft, T. O., Greve, M., Massaneck, S., Nguyen, D. K., Trang, S., Kolbe, L. M. (2021): Openness Always Pays off - Investigation of Diverse Actions in response Strategies to Data Breaches. European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) 2021 [VHB 3: B], A Virtual AIS Conference
  • Lichtenberg, S.; Bührke, J.; Brendel, B.; Trang, S.; Diedrich, S.; Morana, S. (2021): 'Let us work Together' – Insights from an Experiment with Conversational Agents on the Relation of Anthropomorphic Design, Dialog Support, and Performance, Proceedings of Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI) 2021, Duisburg-Essen, Germany.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Hengstler, S.; Pryazhnykova, N.; Trang, S. (2021): How do employees learn security behavior? Examining the influence of individual cultural values and social learning on ISP compliance behavior, Proceedings of the 53th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2021.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Masuch, K.; Greve, M.; Trang, S (2021). Fitness First or Safety First? Examining Adverse Consequences of Privacy Seals in the Event of a Data Breach. 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2021) [VHB 3: C]
  • Masuch, K.; Hengstler, S.; Schulze, L.; Trang, S (2021). The Impact of Threat and Efficacy on Information Security Behavior: Applying an Extended Parallel Process Model to the Fear of Ransomware. 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2021) [VHB 3: C]
  • Masuch, K.; Greve, M.; Trang, S. (2020): Please be Silent? Examining the Impact of Data Breach Response Strategies on the Stock Value, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2020, Best student paper in track award.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A]

  • Greve, M.; Masuch, K.; Trang, S. (2020): Overcoming Digital Challenges: A Cross-Cultural Experimental Investigation of Recovering from Data Breaches, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2020.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A]

  • Masuch, K.; Greve, M.; Cyrenius, J.; Wimmel, B.; Trang, S. (2020): Do I get what I expect? An experimental Investigation of different Data Breach Recovery Actions, Proceedings of European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Marrakech, Morocco.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Masuch, K.; Harnischmacher, C.; Greve, M.; Trang, S. (2020): Why Electrify? – A Qualitative-Empirical Study on Electrification of Fleet Transportation Systems, Research in Progress, Proceedings of European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Marrakech, Morocco.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Lichtenberg, S.; Lembcke, T.; Mattheus, M.; Brendel, B.; Trang, S. (2020): Can Gamification lead to Increase Paid Crowdworkers Output?, Proceedings of Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI) 2020, Potsdam, Germany.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Herrenkind, B.; Lembcke, T.; Diedrich, S.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. (2020): Let’s Travel the World Together: Toward an Understanding of Motivational Antecedents in Business Trip Ridesharing Services, Proceedings of Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI) 2020, Potsdam, Germany.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Greve, M.; Masuch, M.; Trang, S. (2020): The More, the Better? Compensation and Remorse as Data Breach Recovery Actions – An Experimental Scenario-based Investigation, Proceedings of Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI) 2020, Potsdam, Germany.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Diederich, S., Lichtenberg, S., Brendel, B., Trang, S. (2019): Promoting Sustainable Mobility Beliefs with Persuasive and Anthropomorphic Design: Insights from an Experiment with a Conversational Agent, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2019. Munich 2019.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A]

  • Kuehnel, S., Trang, S., Lindner, S. (2019): Conceptualization, Design, and Implementation of EconBPC – A Software Artifact for the Economic Analysis of Business Process Compliance, Proceedings of the International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER) 2019. Salvador, 2019, accepted.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Trang, S. (2018): When Does Deterrence Work? A Moderation Meta-analysis of Employees’ Information Security Policy Behavior, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2018. San Francisco 2018.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A]

  • Gehrke, Y.; Schanze, P., Mandrella, M., Trang, S., Kolbe, L.M. (2018): Antecedents and outcomes of operational alignment in the context of academic institutions, Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) 2018. Portsmouth 2018.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Mandrella, M.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2016): Synthesizing and Integrating Research on IT-Based Value Co-Creation: A Meta-Analysis, Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) 2016. Instanbul 2016. (Best Paper Nominee)

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Trang, S.; Busse, S., Schmidt, J., Falk, T., Marrone, M. (2015): Replacing human interaction in IS-driven collaborative consumption services, Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) 2015. Muenster 2015.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]

  • Zander, S.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2015): E-Collaboration in a Network Context: A Literature Review and an Agenda for Future Research. Proceedings of the 48th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2015, Kauai 2015.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Zander, S.; Trang, S.; Mandrella, M.; Marrone, M.; Kolbe, L. M. (2015): Integrating Industry Characteristics in Interorganizational IS Adoption Models: A Mixed Method Approach, Proceedings of the Pacific Asian Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) 2015, Singapore 2015.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Trang, S.; Zander, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2014): E-Business Adoption at the Firm Level: Comparing the Predictive Power of Competing IS Adoption Models, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2014. Auckland 2014.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: A]

  • Trang, S.; Ruch, T.; Kolbe, L. M. (2014): Collaborative Technologies in an Inter-Organizational Context: Examining the Role of Perceived Information Security and Trust on Post-Adoption, Proceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2014. Big Island 2014.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Trang, S.; Zander, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2014): Dimensions of Trust in the Acceptance of Inter-organizational Information Systems in Networks: Towards a Socio-technical Perspective, Proceedings of the Pacific Asian Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) 2014. Chengdu 2014.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Trang, S.; Zander, S.; Schmitz, M., Kolbe, L. M. (2014): One Size Fits All? The Contingent Role of Centrality in IT Network Governance, Proceedings of the Pacific Asian Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) 2014. Chengdu 2014.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • Trang, S.; Zander, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2014): Examining IT Alignment in Inter-organizational Networks: Development and Application of a Measurement Instrument, Proceedings of the Pacific Asian Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) 2014. Chengdu 2014.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: C]

  • El Khatib, V.; Trang, S.; Reimers, K. (2013): The role of motivational factors in distributed software development teams: an empirical investigation, Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) 2013. Utrecht 2013.

    [VHB Jourqual 3: B]



Other Publications (Conferences, Workshop Contributions, Book Chapters etc.)


  • Diesterhöft, T., Masuch, K. Greve, M., Trang, S.: Really, What Are They Offering? A Taxonomy of Companies' Actual Response Strategies after a Data Breach, Poster at Pre-ICIS Workshop on Information Security And Privacy (WISP) 2020, Hyderabad 2020, Best Doctoral Student Paper Award.

  • Brendel, A.B., Trang, S., Marrone, M., Lichtenberg, S., & Kolbe, L.M. (2020): What to do for a Literature Review? - A Synthesis of Literature Review Practices. Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Salt Lake City, United States.
  • Hengstler, S., Trang, S., Hobert, S. (2019): Compliant or Not-Compliant? A Taxonomy forTypes of Information Security Policy Deviance, Working Paper, link
  • Masuch, K.; Greve, M.; Trang, S. (2019): Does it Meet my Expectations? Compensation and Remorse as Data Breach Recovery Actions – An Experimental Scenario-based Investigation, Proceedings of Pre-ICIS Workshop on Information Security And Privacy (WISP) 2019, Munich, Germany, Best Doctoral Student Paper Award.
  • Niechoy, A.; Masuch, K.; Trang, S.: How do employees learn security behavior? An integrated perspective on social learning and rational decision making, Proceedings of the XVI Conference of the Italian Chapter of AIS (2019). Naples 2019.
  • Herrenkind, B.; Lembcke, T.-B.; Trang, S.; Brendel, A. B.; Kolbe, L. M.: Where Do You Want to Go Today: Understanding the Adoption of IS-Enabled Business Trip Ridesharing Services, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2019. Cancun 2019.
  • Lembcke, T.-B.; Masuch, K.; Trang, S.; Hengstler; S.; Plics, P.; Pamuk, M.: Fostering Information Security Compliance: Comparing the Predictive Power of Social Learning Theory and Deterrence Theory, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2019. Cancun 2019.
  • Meyer von Wolff, R.; Masuch, K.; Schumann, M. (2019): What Do You Need Today? - An Empirical Systematization of Application Areas for Chatbots at Digital Workplace, Proceedings of Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Cancun 2019.
  • Trang, S., Weiger, W. (2019); Another Dark Side of Gamification? How and When Gamified Service Use Triggers Information Disclosure, GamiFIN 2019, Levi 2019.
  • Trang, S., Kühnel, S., Westermann, H. (2018): How employees learn ISP compliance behavior: toward a social learning perspective, Poster at Pre-ICIS Workshop on Information Security And Privacy (WISP) 2018, San Francisco 2018.

  • Mandrella, M.; Zander, S.; Trang, S. (2016): How Different Types of IS Assets Account for Synergy-Enabled Value in Multi-Unit Firms: Mapping of Critical Success Factors and Key Performance Indicators, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2016. San Diego 2016.
  • Zander, S.; Trang, S. (2016): Renewable Raw Materials: New Feedstocks for the Chemical Industry - A Book Review, Journal of Cleaner Production 2016
  • Trang, S.; Mandrella, M.; Zander, S.; Hildebrandt, B.; Kolbe, L. M. (2015): Value Co-creation through Network IT Alignment: An Empirical Examination in Regional Networks, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2015. Puerto Rico 2015.
  • Mandrella, M.; Trang, S.; Zander, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2015): Influence of Network Characteristics on Inter-Organizational IT Integration: The Role of Commitment and Trust, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2015. Puerto Rico 2015.
  • Nastjuk, I., Trang, S., Kolbe, L.M. (2015): The Influence of Sociodemographic and Technology-Associated Factors on Stress from Human Interaction with Electric Vehicle Information Systems, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2015. Puerto Rico 2015.
  • Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2013): Inter-organizational systems adoption in regional networks of the wood industry: Towards a factor-based model, Proceedings of the International Conference on Resource Efficiency in Interorganizational Networks (ResEff) 2013. Göttingen 2013.
  • Schmitt, J.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. M. (2013): Steering Information Technology in Collaborative Networks: Development of a Balanced Scorecard, Proceedings of the International Conference on Resource Efficiency in Interorganizational Networks (ResEff) 2013. Göttingen 2013.
  • Trang, S.; Schmitz, M.; Kolbe, L. M. (2013): IT-Governance in Unternehmensnetzwerken - Eine kontingenztheoretische Betrachtung, Proceedings der Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik (INFORMATIK) 2013. Koblenz 2013.
  • Trang, S.; Opitz, N. Kn.; Kolbe, L. M. (2013): IT Governance in a Network Context: Literature Review and Agenda for Research, Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2013. Chicago 2013.

  • Hildebrandt, B.; Busse, S.; Trang, S.; Kolbe, L. (2015): Valuing Battery Degradation from a Battery Lessor's Perspective. In: Hülsmann, M.; Fornahl, D. (Ed.) (2015): Markets and policy measures in the evolution of electric mobility. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.
  • Trang, S.; Kolbe, L.M. (2013): IT Governance Practices in Collaborative Networks, Tagungsband zum Doctoral Consortium der WI 2013 (WIDC) 2013. Leipzig 2013.


Contact:
Chair of Information Security and Compliance
Prof. Dr. Simon Trang

Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5
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37073 Göttingen

Tel.: +49 (0)551 39-4441
Fax: +49 (0)551 39-9735

Mail: strang@uni-goettingen.de