Kar Yan Tam

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Associate Provost and Chair Professor

Clear Water Bay, Kowloon

Hong Kong

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Scholarly Papers (16)

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Modeling Citizen Satisfaction with Mandatory Adoption of an E-Government Technology

Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 11, No. 10, pp. 519-549, 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Dec 2011
ESSEC Business School, HKUST Business School, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Pamplin College of Business, University of Arizona - Department of Management Information Systems, University of Utah - Department of Operations and Information Systems and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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technology adoption, mandatory adoption, electronic government, new product launch, citizen satisfaction, smart card, UTAUT

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The Effects of Information Format and Shopping Task on Consumers' Online Shopping Behavior: A Cognitive Fit Perspective

Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 149-184, 2004
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2021
Weiyin Hong, James Y.L. Thong and Kar Yan Tam
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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B2C e-commerce, cognitive fit theory, competition for attention theory, e-commerce, e-tailing, information format, interface design, online shopping, scanpath theory, shopping task

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Understanding Continued Information Technology Usage Behavior: A Comparison of Three Models in the Context of Mobile Internet

Decision Support Systems, Vol. 42, pp. 1819-1834, 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
SeJoon Hong, James Y.L. Thong and Kar Yan Tam
Korea University, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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Continued information technology usage, Technology Acceptance Model, Expectation-Confirmation Model, Mobile Internet, Survey Research

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Does Animation Attract Online Users' Attention? The Effects of Flash on Information Search Performance and Perceptions

Information Systems Research, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 60-86, 2004
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 Jul 2007
Weiyin Hong, James Y.L. Thong and Kar Yan Tam
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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flash animation, attention, online information search, visual search, central capacity theory, associative network model, laboratory experiment, website interface design

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The Effects of Post-Adoption Beliefs on the Expectation-Confirmation Model for Information Technology Continuance

International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Vol. 64, No. 9, pp. 799-810, 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Dec 2011
James Y.L. Thong, SeJoon Hong and Kar Yan Tam
HKUST Business School, Korea University and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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mobile internet services, information technology continuance, expectation-confirmation model, technology acceptance, post-adoption beliefs

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Understanding the Behavior of Mobile Data Services Consumers

Information Systems Frontiers, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 431-445, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Dec 2011
Korea University, HKUST Business School, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Hong Kong University of Science & Technology and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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consumer behavior, mobile data services, mobile phones, decomposed theory of planned behavior, technology acceptance, online survey

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Understanding User Acceptance of Digital Libraries: What are the Roles of Interface Characteristics, Organizational Context, and Individual Differences?

International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Vol. 57, No. 3, pp. 215-242, 2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Jan 2012
James Y.L. Thong, Weiyin Hong and Kar Yan Tam
HKUST Business School, University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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digital library, technology acceptance model, system interface, organizational context, individual differences

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Designing Product Listing Pages on E-Commerce Websites: An Examination of Presentation Mode and Information Format

International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Vol. 61, pp. 481-503, 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Jul 2007
Weiyin Hong, James Y.L. Thong and Kar Yan Tam
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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ecommerce, website design, presentation mode, information format

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Determinants of User Acceptance of Digital Libraries: An Empirical Examination of Individual Differences and System Characteristics

Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 97–124, 2001
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2014
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, HKUST Business School, Open University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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human-computer interaction, computer self-efficacy, digital libraries, individual differences, information technology acceptance, technology acceptance model

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Consumer Acceptance of Personal Information and Communication Technology Services

IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Vol. 58, No. 4, pp. 613-625, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Dec 2011
HKUST Business School, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Pamplin College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Korea University and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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consumer acceptance, digital service management, mobile data services (MDS), personal information and communication technology (ICT) services, technology adoption, unified theory of acceptance and use of technology (UTAUT)

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Determinants of Service Quality and Continuance Intention of Online Services: The Case of eTax

Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 60, No. 2, pp. 292–306, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Dec 2011
University of Utah - Department of Operations and Information Systems, University of Arizona - Department of Management Information Systems, HKUST Business School, ESSEC Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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online services, service quality, electronic government, e-service, service characteristics, technology characteristics, continuance intention

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How Do Web Users Respond to Non-Banner-Ads Animation? The Effects of Task Type and User Experience

Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 58, No. 10, pp. 1467–1482, 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Dec 2011
Weiyin Hong, James Y.L. Thong and Kar Yan Tam
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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banner ad, animation, web site, task type, user experience, central capacity theory, online shopping, searching task, browsing task

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Winning Back Technology Disadopters: Testing a Technology Re-Adoption Model in the Context of Mobile Internet Services

Xu, X., Thong, J.Y.L., and Tam, K.Y. "Winning back technology disadopters: Testing a technology re-adoption model in the context of mobile Internet services", Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 34, No. 1 (2017), pp. 102-140.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 May 2017
Xin Xu, James Y.L. Thong and Kar Yan Tam
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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Technology disadopters, technology re-adoption, customer win-back, defensive bias, knowledge accessibility, technology adoption, UTAUT, diffusion of innovation, mobile Internet

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Protecting Against Threats to Information Security: An Attitudinal Ambivalence Perspective

"Protecting against threats to information security: An attitudinal ambivalence perspective," Journal of Management Information Systems, 38, 3 (2021), pp. 732-764., HKUST Business School Research Paper No. 2021-047
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2022
HKUST Business School, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management, HKUST Business School and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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cybersecurity, attitudinal ambivalence theory, information security, protection motivation theory, two-factor authentication, maldaptive rewards, social norms, polynomial regression, response surface analysis, security breach, data breach

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Model of Migration and Use of Platforms: Role of Hierarchy, Current Generation, and Complementarities in Consumer Settings

Xu, X., Venkatesh, V., Tam, K.Y., and Hong, S-J. 'Model of Migration and Use of Platforms: Role of Hierarchy, Current Generation, and Complementarities in Consumer Settings,' Management Science (56:8), 2010, 1304-1323. https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.1090.1033
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 May 2022
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Pamplin College of Business, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Korea University
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Effective Intervention in Technology Adaptation: A 2x2 Coping Framework Entailing Contextual and Implementation Variance

HKUST Business School Research Paper No. 2021-023
Posted: 06 Apr 2021
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Department of Management and Marketing, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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technology implementation, intervention, coping, mandatory usage, voluntary usage