8. Electronic Commerce

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Soon-Yong Choi Economist/Assistant Director1 and
  2. Andrew B. Whinston Hugh Cullen Chair Professor of Information Systems Economics and Computer Science Director2

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch8

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Choi, S.-Y. and Whinston, A. B. (2001) Electronic Commerce, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch8

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Center for Research in Electronic Commerce, Department of MSIS, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, USA

  2. 2

    Center for Research in Electronic Commerce, University of Texas, Graduate School of Business, Austin, Texas, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • electronic commerce and transaction cost reduction;
  • enterprise and B2B electronic commerce;
  • Internet economy pricing and payment;
  • supply-and-demand interactions in physical markets;
  • distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electronic Commerce Frameworks

  • Enterprise and B2B Electronic Commerce

  • Electronic Commerce and Retailing

  • Pricing in the Internet Economy

  • Intermediaries and Markets

  • Online Trading Markets and Auctions

  • Outlook and Challenges

  • References