E-Business Models, Services and Communications

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Lee, In
IGI Global, Nov 30, 2007 - Political Science - 463 pages
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With the rapid advancement in information technologies, e-business is rapidly growing in significance and is having a direct impact upon business applications and technologies.

E-Business Models, Services and Communications provides researchers and practitioners with valuable information on recent advances and developments in emerging e-business models and technologies. This book covers a variety of topics such as e-business models, telecommunication network utilization, online consumer behavior, electronic communication adoption and service provider strategies, and privacy policies and implementation issues.


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EBusiness Models and Organizations
Markets Hierarchies and the Evolving Nature of Interorganizational Cooperation
Implementing EBusiness Models in the Public Services Challenges Constraints and Successful Elements
Ambient EService Applications and Embracing Model
Superior Customer Value and Network Size in Markets Characterized by Network Effects
EBusiness Strategies
Pure Play vs BricksandClicks A Study of Their Benefits and Practices
Engaging SMEs in EBusiness Insights from an Empirical Study
Web Service Orchestration and Choreography Enabling Business Processes on the Web
Metering and Accounting for ServiceOriented Computing
Online Consumer Behavior
Effects of WebBased Customer Relationship Management on Customer Satisfaction A Structural Equation Modeling Analysis
The Formation of Online Trust
The Influence of Familiarity and Security on Decision Making Processes in ECommerce The Role of User Experience
Online Intermediaries
The Roles of Online Intermediaries in Collective MemorySupported Electronic Negotiation

China and India EBusiness in the Developing World
The Role of Trust in Businessto Business ECommerce Collaboration in a Unique Environment in Australia
Web Services
Incorporating Web Services into EBusiness Systems An SME Perspective
Modelling in Clinical Practice with Web Services and BPEL
Assessing the Potential Impact of Web Services on Business Processes
Morethailandcom Online Travel Intermediary
Compilation of References
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In Lee is a professor in the School of Computer Sciences at the College of Business and Technology at Western Illinois University in the US. He is a two-time winner of the Research Excellence Award in the College of Business and Technology at WIU and is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of E-Business Research. He has published his research in such journals as Communications of the ACM, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, International Journal of Production Research, Decision Support Systems, Computers and Operations Research, International Journal of Production Economics, Business Horizons, Knowledge and Process Management, Journal of Small Business Management, Management Decision, Computers and Education, International Small Business Journal, Computers in Human Behavior, Business Process Management Journal, Computers and Industrial Engineering, and others. Prior to his academic career, he worked for a number of multinational corporations, as well as serving as a consultant for various government agencies and private organizations. His current research interests include web technology development and management, investment strategies for computing technologies, and mobile services. He received his PhD in Business Administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. [Editor]

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