John Dobson MSc

 
 
Assistant Professor
Seton Hill Faculty
 
 

About

Joined Seton Hill: 2011
Hometown: Antigonish, Nova Scotia Canada
Personal Areas of Interest:
Academic Areas of Interest: The use of Information and Communication Technologies for economic development. Entrepreneurship and innovation

Education

  • MSc. London School of Economics (London, UK), 2007
  • BA St Francis Xavier University (Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada), 1988

Publications

  • Micro and Small Enterprise Resistance to ICT adoption: A case study of the Silver Market Sector in Taxco Mexico (2013) Dobson, J; Nicholson, B: Duncombe, R
  • • Utilising the Internet to Improve Peasant Artisan Incomes: Evidence from Mexico. in 'What Kind of Information Society? Governance, Virtuality, Surveillance, Sustainability, Resilience' Springer New York 2010
  • • The Active Hand: Applying Porter's Diamond of Determinants to Handicraft Production in Less Developed Countries, International Federation of Information Processing.

Organizations

  • Vice Chair (North America Region) International Federation of Information Processing. Working Group 9.4

Presentations

  • The Active Hand: Applying Porter's Diamond of Determinants to Handicraft Production in Less Developed Countries, International Federation of Information Processing. Working group 9.4 Conference Nepal May 18-23, 2011
  • Utilising the Internet to Improve Peasant Artisan Incomes: Evidence from Mexico. at the World Computer Congress. Brisbane, Australia 2010