E-Business Research


In Lee calls for book proposals in his role as Series Editor-in-Chief of the IGI Advances in E-Business Research Series

for consideration as part of the
Advances in E-Business Research (AEBR) Book Series Editor-in-Chief: Dr. In Lee
Publisher: IGI Global


Researchers, professionals, and government officials working and researching various aspects of e-business topics are invited to submit a proposal to the Editor-in-Chief outlining their plan for a book within this series. The AEBR encourages researchers and practitioners to exchange their research ideas, practical experiences, discuss challenges and opportunities, and present tools and techniques in all aspects of e-business. Book proposals for empirical, theoretical, and conceptual studies are equally welcome for the book series publications. The likely practical implications of the research are emphasized in all book proposals.

Objective of the Book Series

The Advances in E-Business Research (AEBR) book series aims to provide a premier book series for researchers and practitioners worldwide to share and distribute cutting-edge knowledge and best practices of all facets of electronic business. The AERB Book Series also aims to identify emerging research topics and define the future of e-business research.

Target Audience

Instructors, researchers, and professionals interested in the most up-to-date research on the concepts, issues, applications, and trends in the e-business field will find the titles published within the AEBR book series useful in furthering their research and management knowledge.

Topics Covered

The AEBR book series encompasses topics including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Applications of new technologies to e-business
  • B2B E-marketplaces
  • B2C E-commerce
  • Collaborative commerce
  • Cloud computing and E-commerce
  • Developing and managing middleware to support e-business
  • Digital libraries
  • E-business models and architectures
  • E-business process modeling and simulation studies
  • E-business standardizations
  • E-business strategies
  • E-business systems integration
  • E-business technology investment strategies
  • Economics of e-business
  • E-CRM
  • E-finance
  • E-healthcare
  • E-HRM
  • Electronic Business Interoperability
  • Electronic communications
  • Electronic markets and infrastructures
  • Electronic supply chain management
  • E-marketing
  • E-procurement methods
  • E-payment market
  • E-services
  • Evaluation methodologies for e-business systems
  • Global e-business
  • Intelligent agent technologies and their impacts
  • IP Convergence and High-speed Broadband
  • Mobile commerce
  • Mobile services
  • Online banking
  • Online communities
  • Online consumer behavior
  • Online gam
  • Semantic Web
  • Social commerce
  • Social media
  • Social networking services
  • Trends in e-business models and technologies
  • Trust, security, and privacy of e-business transactions and information
  • Valuing e-business assets
  • Web advertising
  • Web-based languages, application development methodologies, and tools
  • Web mining
  • Web personalization and mass customization technologies
  • Web services-based e-business systems
  • Web 2.0
  • XBRL

Submission Procedure

Researchers and practitioners invited to contact the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. In Lee, with any interest or inquiries regarding the submission of a book proposal to be considered for publication within the AEBR book series. Author(s)/editor(s) interested in submitting a book proposal will be provided a proposal form through which they may outline their plan for a full book project. Once the proposal has been received, the Editor-in-Chief will conduct a preliminary assessment to ensure the topics/themes being presented are relevant to the overall scope of the series. If approved by the Editor-in-Chief, the proposal will then be submitted to IGI Global’s Acquisitions team as part of the company’s formal assessment and review process. It is also requested that any interested author(s)/editor(s) submit a copy of their CV/resume to accompany their proposal.


All books to be published within the AEBR book series will be scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group Inc.), publisher of the “Information Science Reference” (formerly Idea Group Reference), “Medical Information Science Reference,” “Business Science Reference,” and “Engineering Science Reference” imprints. For additional information regarding the publisher, please visit www.igi-global.com.

Additional details and a complete listing of titles within the Advances in E-Business Research (AEBR) book series can be found via the book series’ web page at: http://bit.ly/XEt7sw

Inquiries can be forwarded electronically (preferred) or by mail to:

In Lee, Ph.D.
School of Computer Sciences
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL USA
E-mail: I-Lee@wiu.edu
Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of E-Business Research (IJEBR)
http://www.igi-global.com/ijebr Series Editor, Advances in E-Business Research (AEBR)

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