Mani Subramani is an associate professor in the Department of Information and Decision Sciences at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. His research interests include the management of relationships between organizational groups and between organizations, knowledge management, and electronic commerce. His paper titled the "Dot Com Effect: The Impact of E-Commerce Announcements on the Market Value of Firms" won the Best Paper award at the 20th International Conference on Information Systems in December 1999. He teaches a doctoral seminar on organization theory, a course on electronic commerce in the Carlson School International Program, and one on application development.