The Future of Electronic Commerce

David Bollier
Release Date: October 1, 1996

As an astonishing array of new electronic technologies is introduced to the marketplace, the foundations of global commerce are beginning to change in dozens of subtle and profound ways. Drawing on the expertise of 29 leading academics, business strategists, entrepreneurs, software makers, investors, journalists, and public policymakers, this book examines the communications and information technologies that are redefining the fundamental conditions and relationships of commercial transactions, and the implications of the new electronic commerce for individuals, businesses, and society.