Handbook on the Economics of the Internet

The Internet is connecting an increasing number of individuals, organizations, and devices into global networks of information flows.

Handbook on the Economics of the Internet

The Internet is connecting an increasing number of individuals, organizations, and devices into global networks of information flows. It is accelerating the dynamics of innovation in the digital economy, affecting the nature and intensity of competition, and enabling private companies, governments, and the non-profit sector to develop new business models. In this new ecosystem many of the theoretical assumptions and historical observations upon which economics rests are altered and need critical reassessment.

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Handbook on the Economics of the Internet
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Johannes M. Bauer, Michael Latzer
Categories: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-27 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

The Internet is connecting an increasing number of individuals, organizations, and devices into global networks of information flows. It is accelerating the dynamics of innovation in the digital economy, affecting the nature and intensity of competition, and enabling private companies, governments, and the non-profit sector to develop new business models.
Handbook on the Economics of Leisure
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Samuel Cameron
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This interdisciplinary Handbook combines both mainstream and heterodox economics to assess the nature, scope and importance of leisure activities. Surprisingly, the field of leisure economics is not, thus far, a particularly integrated or coherent one. In this Handbook a wide ranging body of international scholars get to grips with the
Research Handbook on the Economics of Antitrust Law
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Einer Elhauge
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

One might mistakenly think that the long tradition of economic analysis in antitrust law would mean there is little new to say. Yet the field is surprisingly dynamic and changing. The specially commissioned chapters in this landmark volume offer a rigorous analysis of the field's most current and contentious issues.
Handbook on the Economics of Retailing and Distribution
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Emek Basker
Categories: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-29 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This Handbook explores and critically examines current research in economics and marketing science on key issues in retailing and distribution. Providing a rich perspective for the discussion of public policy, contributions from several disciplines and continents range from the history of chains and the impact of multinational retailers on international
Research Handbook on the Economics of Family Law
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Lloyd R. Cohen, Joshua D. Wright
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

Those not learned in the economic arts believe that economics is either solely or essentially concerned with commercial relations. And, so it was, originally. Then, in the second half of the 20th century, economists began applying their minimalist but sturdy tools to other human activities such as marriage, child-bearing, crime,