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Contingency and information system development

Reid, J.G.C. and Smith, J.A. (2006) Contingency and information system development. In: Foundations of Small Business Enterprise: an entrepreneurial analysis of small firm inception and growth. Routledge, London, United Kingdom, pp. 174-184. ISBN 0415338778

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Abstract

The focus of this chapter is on testing those aspects of contingency theory which lend themselves to statistical analysis. Contingency theory is tested by correlation methods.