Aykut, Arslan (2009): Cross-Cultural Analysiis of European e-Government Adoption. Published in: World Applied Sciences Journal , Vol. 7, No. 9 (2009): pp. 1124-1130.
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In terms of adoption, the topic of e-government has focused on the supply side (or government-related issues) such as strategies and policy, challenges, technical issues, evaluation of the usability of e-government Websites; however, less attention has been given to the demand (or citizen’s) perspective. Recent studies of the citizen adoption of e-government services suggest that trust, security, and transparency are the major issues for e-government adoption. The aim of this study was to explore whether cross-national differences in the adoption of e-government (Internet users who visited public authorities’ websites in last three months to obtain information, download, and file forms) are associated with differences among national cultures as described in Hofstede's model of cultural dimensions (Power Distance, Individualism, Masculinity, Uncertainty Avoidance and Long-Term Orientation).
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Cross-Cultural Analysiis of European e-Government Adoption|
|English Title:||Cross-Cultural Analysiis of European e-Government Adoption|
|Keywords:||e-government; e-government adoption; European e-government; European Culture; Cross-cultural difference|
|Subjects:||H - Public Economics > H1 - Structure and Scope of Government
H - Public Economics > H1 - Structure and Scope of Government > H11 - Structure, Scope, and Performance of Government
H - Public Economics > H7 - State and Local Government ; Intergovernmental Relations
R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics > R5 - Regional Government Analysis
|Depositing User:||Aykut Arslan|
|Date Deposited:||16. Feb 2010 22:43|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 05:40|
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