The E-Business Handbook

About the Book

The E-Business Handbook was developed in collaboration with many of the world's leading experts in this field. It covers the top academic research that is creating the principal technologies and the leading business practices for e-business, along with the important issues and social impact of electronic commerce. It presents a wide range of e-business topics such as:

E-business strategy

Web development

Net auctions


Emerging Internet-based technologies

Virtual teams

International issues

Intelligent agents


Customer relationship management


Table of Contents

Building Information Age Businesses for the 21st Century, Lynda M. Applegate

Appendix A: E-Business Models

Appendix B: E-Business Revenue and Cost Models

The Embedding Stage of Electronic Commerce, Vladimir Zwass

Web Evaluation, Carsten Totz, Kai Riemer, and Stefan Klein

Supply Chain Management, G. Prem Premkumar

Online Auctions: A Closer Look, Alok Gupta and Ravi Bapna

Bid Together, Buy Together: On the Efficacy of Group-Buying Business Models in Internet-Based Selling, Robert Kauffman and Bin Wang

The Great Experiment: Pricing on the Internet, Karen Clay, Ramayya Krishnan, and Michael Smith

Virtual Trade Fairs: An Emerging Internet Application, Ramesh Sharda and Ramesh Sambasivan

Planning Business-to-Business E-Procurement Marketplaces, Jae Kyu Lee and Efraim Turban

Internet Evolution and Social Impact, Sara Kiesler, Robert Kraut, Jonathon Cummings, Bonka Boneva, Vicki Helgeson, and Anne Crawford

Designing a Curriculum for the Death of E-Business: Five Principles, Bradley C. Wheeler

Electronic Commerce Partnerships Between Business and Academia, J. Owen Cherrington and Brian Carini

The Covered Bazaar on the Internet: Culturally Specific Alternatives to "Web-Marts", Fay Sudweeks and Simeon J. Simoff

Electronic Government, Yurong Yao and Blake Ives

E-Business Goes Global: Institutional Environments and Governance of Global Internet Firms, Sirkka L. Jarvenpaa and Sai K. Yayavaram

Paradigm for Financial Modernization in E-Commerce, Martin Nemzow

Knowledge Management in E-Services: From Mass Customization to Service Individualization, Amrit Tiwana and Balasubramaniam Ramesh

Preventing and Detecting Fraud in Electronic Commerce Systems, W. Steve Albrecht and Conan C. Albrecht

Protecting a Borderless World: Recognizing and Understanding Security Threats to E-Commerce, Steven Roberts and Dorothy E. Denning

The Critical Role of Independent Security Audits, Nahum Goldmann and Edward Orton

Trusted Electronic Market Transactions: A Macro- and a Micro-Level View, Günther Pernul, Alexander W. Röhm, and Gaby Herrmann

Development of Reliable E-Commerce Applications in Large and Open Distributed Systems, Rida A. Bazzi and Feras Karablieh

Distributed Software Component Integration: A Framework for a Rule-Based Approach, Susan D. Urban, Suzanne W. Dietrich, Amy Sundermier, Ying Jin, Sunitha Kambhampati, and Yinghui Na

Collaborative Architectures that Support Electronic Business, Conan C. Albrech

A Business Component-Based Approach to E-Business Process Design, Amitava Dutta and Tarun K. Sen

Reducing Distance in Electronic Commerce using Virtual Reality, Kenneth R. Walsh

XML, A Collaborative Enabler of E-Business through the Mediation of Heterogeneous Data between Trading Partners, Paul Benjamin Lowry and William T. Neumann

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management Science
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Information Management
COMPUTERS / Information Technology