Adam Saunders

AB summa cum laude (Princeton University), and PhD (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Full-time Lecturer, Accounting and Information Systems Division

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 673
Tel (604) 822-9956

Research Interests

  • Information Technology and Economics
  • Intangible Assets
  • Textual Analysis 

Courses Taught in 2018-2019

  • Introduction to Management Information Systems (BCom)
  • Introduction to Digital Business (BCom)

Selected Recent Publications

  • Adam Saunders (2018) Technology’s Impact on Growth and Employment, in The Age of Perplexity: Rethinking the World We Knew. BBVA Openmind.
  • Adam Saunders and Erik Brynjolfsson (2016) "Valuing IT-Related Intangible Assets" MIS Quarterly, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 83-110.
  • Erik Brynjolfsson and Adam Saunders (2010) "Wired for Innovation: How Information Technology is Reshaping the Economy" MIT Press.
  • Adam Saunders (2010) "A Review of Information Technology and Productivity Growth: German Trends and OECD Comparisons" Journal of Economic Literature, vol. 48, no. 4, pp. 1057-1059.
  • Erik Brynjolfsson and Adam Saunders (2009) "What the GDP Gets Wrong (Why Managers Should
    Care)" Sloan Management Review, vol. 51, no. 1, pp. 95-96.

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