14.27 Economics and E-commerce
Peer Review for material titled "14.27 Economics and E-commerce"
User Rating for material titled "14.27 Economics and E-commerce"
Member Comments for material titled "14.27 Economics and E-commerce"
Personal Collections for material titled "14.27 Economics and E-commerce"
Learning Exercises for material titled "14.27 Economics and E-commerce"
Accessibility Info for material titled "14.27 Economics and E-commerce"
Search all MERLOT
Click here to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Click here to go to your Dashboard Report
Click here to go to your Content Builder
Click here to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help



Search > Material Results >

14.27 Economics and E-commerce


14.27 Economics and E-commerce

Logo for 14.27 Economics and E-commerce
This course uses theoretical models and studies of "old economy" industries to help understand the growth and future of electronic commerce. We will begin with a discussion of relevant topics from industrial organization including monopoly pricing, price discrimination, product differentiation, barriers to entry, network externalities, search and first-mover advantages. The largest part of the course will be a discussion of a number of e-industries. In this section we'll discuss extensions and... More
Material Type: Online Course
Date Added to MERLOT: June 09, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 10, 2014
Submitter: Cathy Swift


  • Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
    Editor Review (not reviewed)
  • User Rating (not rated)
  • Discussion (2 Comments)
  • Learning Exercises (1)
  • Personal Collections (none)
  • Accessibility Info (none)


Primary Audience:
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States


QR Code for this Page

Browse in Categories


Discussion for 14.27 Economics and E-commerce

Log in to participate in the discussions or Register if you are not already a MERLOT member.

Return to Top of Page
Avatar for amar hassan
28 weeks ago

amar hassan (Faculty)

Find three products advertised or sold over the internet with Senior Citizen's discounts What are they, and how big are the discounts? Do the same products feature student discounts? If so, how large are they? please give me solution
Used in course

Avatar for Cathy Swift
28 weeks ago

Cathy Swift (Administrator)

Amar, if this is an assignment for your students, please create an assignment by clicking on Creating a Learning Exercise. Thank you!