A Dynamic-Capabilities View of Local Electronic Government: Lessons from Two Successful Cases

Luis F. Luna-Reyes, J. Ramon Gil-Garcia, Fernando Ramirez-Hern´ndez
2012 2012 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences  
This paper proposes the use of the dynamiccapabilities view of the organization and system dynamics as a modeling technique to understand the core capabilities that local governments need in order to benefit from their use of information and communication technologies, what has been recently called electronic government. Based on two case studies of local governments in Mexico, we propose a preliminary conceptualization of the core capabilities and resources necessary for a successful digital
more » ... vernment strategy. Our preliminary experiments suggest that a strategic focus on IT standards, processes, and people has a higher pay-off than a focus on IT infrastructure and systems.
doi:10.1109/hicss.2012.56 dblp:conf/hicss/Luna-ReyesGR12 fatcat:ndefqez3sndcpma25qu3lfpnay