Information Technology Gets into Space

22 Pages Posted: 15 Oct 2008

Date Written: November 1996


Information Technology is changing the nature of organizations and the way all ofus work. IT design variables make it possible to create new organization structures andnew modes of operation. The second order impact of these new types of organizationsand working arrangements is on physical space: virtual organizations, highly mobile workforces and electronic commerce will change the demand for and nature of office, retail andindustrial space. Yet a third-order impact of this technology will be changes in cities,suburbs and rural areas brought about by these new trends in space.

Suggested Citation

Lucas Jr., Henry C., Information Technology Gets into Space (November 1996). Information Systems Working Papers Series, Vol. , pp. -, 1996. Available at SSRN:

Henry C. Lucas Jr. (Contact Author)

New York University (NYU) ( email )

Bobst Library, E-resource Acquisitions
20 Cooper Square 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003-711
United States

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