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Mission Statement

Since its establishment in 1988, the Center for Research in Electronic Commerce (CREC) has served as an incubator for breakthrough research blending business and computer science. Today it is recognized as the leading research institution in Information Systems research. Needless to say, dramatic technological change since the 1980’s is transforming the world of business by creating new challenges and opportunities. The research staff at CREC is uniquely equipped to address these issues on behalf of the business community.