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College of Engineering and Computing


Faculty and Staff

Matt E.  Thatcher

Title: Professor, Chair, Computer Science & Engineering
College of Engineering and Computing
E-mail: thatche1@cec.sc.edu
Phone: 803-777-2895
Office: 3A01K Swearingen
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Background

  • Ph.D., Information Systems, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (1998)
  • M.A., Information Systems, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (1996)
  • B.S., Decision Sciences/Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (1992)

Research

My research examines the strategic and economic impacts of information technology (IT) with a focus on four themes: IT value, software patent policy design, IT offshoring, and the social costs of information privacy.