How Are Electronic Marketplaces Different among Industry Sectors?

Dothang Truong, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach

Editor: AmHighEd

Publisher Place and Name: Cary, NC: AmHighEd


Electronic marketplaces have been studied from many different perspectives. However, its role in the economy has not received adequate attention. This research paper addresses two major questions: 1) What are the differences among industry sectors in using electronic marketplaces; 2) How ready are companies in each industry sector to using electronic marketplaces. An empirical data was collected in the America and some statistical analysis has been done to answer those questions. The findings and discussions are provided as well.