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Digital Economy: Impacts, Influences, and Challenges
     

Digital Economy: Impacts, Influences, and Challenges

by Harbhajan
 

ISBN-10: 1591403642

ISBN-13: 9781591403647

Pub. Date: 07/28/2004

Publisher: IGI Global

Kehal (economics, University of Western Sydney, Australia) and Singh, who received a Master's degree in information systems from the University of Western Sydney, present 18 essays on the effects of the digital economy on business transactions, technology, culture, and education, looking at various aspects of global production, trade, investment, and the effects of

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Kehal (economics, University of Western Sydney, Australia) and Singh, who received a Master's degree in information systems from the University of Western Sydney, present 18 essays on the effects of the digital economy on business transactions, technology, culture, and education, looking at various aspects of global production, trade, investment, and the effects of the Internet from a socio-economic angle. Contributors in information systems, management, social sciences, business, and economics examine topics such as e-commerce in China, software piracy, the use of digital cash, electronic signatures, and the online game business in South Korea. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591403647
Publisher:
IGI Global
Publication date:
07/28/2004
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Chapter ISocio-Economic Impacts and Influences of E-Commerce in a Digital Economy1
Chapter IIRe-Intermediation and Deferment through E-Commerce: Neo-Austrian Interpretation of Capital and Time21
Chapter IIIRisk and Investment in the Global Telecommunications Industry39
Chapter IVReduction of Transaction Costs by Using Electronic Commerce in Financial Services: An Institutional and Empirical Approach62
Chapter VThe Spreading Use of Digital Cash and Its Problems84
Chapter VIElectronic Signature: The Core Legislation Category in Digital Economy98
Chapter VIIImpacts of the Digital Economy: The Shift to Consumer-Driven Competition and Life-Span Products136
Chapter VIIIDigital Products on the Web: Pricing Issues and Revenue Models154
Chapter IXOn Software Piracy175
Chapter XAn E-Classification of the World's Capital Cities: URL References to Web Sites200
Chapter XIOnline Services and Regional Web Portals: Exploring the Social and Economic Impacts217
Chapter XIIICT Growth and Diffusion: Concepts, Impacts and Policy Issues in the Indian Experience with Reference to the International Digital Divide236
Chapter XIIIDigital Technologies and the Cross-Border Expansion of South African Banks252
Chapter XIVTechnology and Culture: E-Commerce in China273
Chapter XVInternet Economy of the Online Game Business in South Korea: The Case of NCsoft's Lineage286
Chapter XVIOpportunities and Challenges of the New Economy for East Asia313
Chapter XVIIDigital Engineering Campus: Economics, Acceptance, and Impact344
Chapter XVIIICorporate Strategies in a Digital World: Supply Chain Management and Customer Relationship Management--Development and Integration-Focus359
About the Editors381
About the Authors382
Index389

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