Über den Autor
Dr. Kamel is an associate professor of MIS, the associate director of the Management Centre and the director of the Institute of Management Development at the American University in Cairo. From 1992 to 2001, he was the director of the Regional IT Institute; previously he worked for the Cabinet of Egypt Information and Decision Support Centre since 1987. In 1996, he was one of the co-founding members of the Internet Society of Egypt. Dr. Kamel has published many articles in IT transfer to developing countries, electronic commerce, and decision support applications.
A sample of chapters: Offshore outsourcing: an eCommerce reality - opportunity for developing countries; Adoption and implementation obstacles of eBanking services: an empirical investigation of the Omani banking industry; Open sourcing for eLearning in developing countries; Strategic and Operational Values of Ecommerce Investments in Jordanian SMEs; eCommerce Infrastructure in Developing Countries; An eCommerce Longitudinal Case Study From Ukraine; eBusiness in Indian: Early Evidence from Indian Manufacturing Industry; Challenges and opportunities for information brokers in Brazil: a study of informational needs of Southern-Brazilian enterprises when expanding their businesses
This work offers a chance to get to know more electronic business applications, successes, failures, challenges and opportunities in the developing world. These studies are gaining importance for future development of globalization, global trade and cultural dissemination.