Faculty and ResearchExpert Guide

Miguel Aguirre-Urreta

Miguel Aguirre-Urreta

Faculty Director, Innovation Hub

Associate Professor
Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, RB 258A
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-8356
miaguirr@fiu.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Information Systems
    University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas

Areas of Expertise

  • agent-based modeling
  • IT adoption and self-efficacy
  • quantitative research methods

Professional Activities

Miguel I. Aguirre-Urreta is an associate professor in the Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics, College of Business, at Florida International University. Before joining FIU, he was on the faculty at Texas Tech University and DePaul University. Miguel received his Ph.D. in Information Systems from the University of Kansas, and his MBA in Information Systems and Finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. His undergraduate degree is in public accounting from the Universidad de Buenos Aires, in Argentina. Before entering academia, he was an auditor with Arthur Andersen and an external reporting analyst with Movicom Bellsouth. Miguel is interested in quantitative research methods, computer self-efficacy, human–computer interaction, technology acceptance and diffusion, and data science. He is also a past chair of the AIS Special Interest Group on Human-Computer Interaction. His research has appeared or is forthcoming at MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Communications of the AIS, Research Synthesis Methods, IEEE Software, Measurement, and The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, among others.

Courses Taught

  • Advanced Quantitative Research Methods in Business
  • DBA Dissertation
  • Information Systems Strategy and Governance
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Organization Information Systems
  • Ph.D. Dissertation
  • Quantitative Research Methods in Business
  • Seminar on IS and Organizations: Design and Impact

Refereed Journal Articles

Ronkko, M., Aalto, E., Tenhunen, H., & Aguirre-Urreta, M. I.

(2022).

Eight Simple Guidelines for Improved Understanding of Transformations and Nonlinear Effects.

Organizational Research Methods

, 25(1)

.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., R, M., & Hu, J. (2020). Polynomial Regression in IS Research: Issues and Consequences. The Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, 51(3).


Rönkkö, M., & Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. (2020). Cautionary Note on the Two-step Transformation to Normality. Journal of Information Systems, 34(1). View Article


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Hu, J. (2019). Detecting Common Method Bias: Performance of the ‘Harman's Single-Factor Test’. The Database for Advances in Information Systems, 50(2).


Sun, W., Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Nam, H. S. (2019). Search and Research on Economics of Pair Programming. Journal of Computer Information Systems, 59(1).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Rönkkö, M., & McIntosh, C. (2019). A Cautionary Note on the Finite Sample Behavior of Maximal Reliability. Psychological Methods, 24(2).


Zhou, M., & Aguirre-Urreta, M. I.

(2019).

Financial Closing Time, IT Capability and Quarterly Earnings Patterns.

Review of Business Information Systems

, 23(2)

.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Rönkkö, M. (2018). Statistical Inference with PLS using Bootstrapped Confidence Intervals. MIS Quarterly, 42(3).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Rönkkö, M., & Marakas, G. M. (2016). Omission of Causal Indicators: Consequences and Implications for Measurement. Measurement: Interdisciplinary Research and Perspective, 13(3).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Rönkkö, M., & Marakas, G. M. (2016). Omission of Causal Indicators: Consequences and Implications for Measurement – A Rejoinder. Measurement: Interdisciplinary Research and Perspective, 14(4).


Ellis, M., Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Lee, K., Sun, W., Liu, Y., Mao, J., & Marakas, G. M. (2016). Categorization of Technologies: Insights from the Technology Acceptance Literature. Journal of Applied Business and Economics, 18(4).


Wang, Y., Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Song, J. (2016). Investigating the Value of Information in Mobile Commerce: A Text Mining Approach. Asia Pacific Journal of Information Systems, 26(4).


Sun, N., Marakas, G. M., & Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. (2016). The Effectiveness of Pair Programming: Software Professionals’ Perceptions. IEEE Software, 33(4).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Rönkkö, M. (2015). Sample Size Determination and Statistical Power Analysis in PLS Using R: An Annotated Tutorial. Communications of the AIS, 36.


Reychav, I., & Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. (2014). Adoption of the Internet for Knowledge Acquisition in R&D Processes. Behaviour & Information Technology, 33(5).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. (2014). Improving Experimental IS Research through the Use of Latent Variables: An Introduction and Some Examples. Communications of the AIS, 34.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Marakas, G. M. (2014). PLS and Models with Formatively-Specified Endogenous Constructs: A Cautionary Note. Information Systems Research, 25(4).


Zhou, M., & Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. (2013). Financial Closing Time and Cost of Equity: The Role of Senior Information Systems Executives. Review of Business Information Systems, 17(1).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Marakas, G. M., & Ellis, M. (2013). Measurement of Composite Reliability in Research Using Partial Least Squares: Some Issues and an Alternative Approach. The Database for Advances in Information Systems, 44(4).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Marakas, G. M. (2012). Exploring Choice as an Antecedent to Behavior: Incorporating Alternatives into the Technology Acceptance Process. Journal of Organizational and End User Computing, 24(1).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Marakas, G. M. (2012). Revisiting Bias Due to Construct Misspecification: Different Results from Considering Coefficients in Standardized Form. MIS Quarterly, 36(1).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Ellis, M., & Sun, W. (2012). Performance of a Proportion-Based Approach to Meta-Analytic Moderation: Results from Simulations. Research Synthesis Methods, 3(1).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Marakas, G. M. (2010). Is It Really Gender? An Empirical Investigation into the Moderating Gender Variable in Technology Adoption. Human Technology: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Humans in ICT Environments, 6(2).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., & Marakas, G. M. (2008). Comparing Conceptual Modeling Techniques: A Critical Review of the EER vs. OO Empirical Literature. The Database for Advances in Information Systems, 39(2).


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