Journal of Electronic Commerce Research

Publication focuses on topics related to electronic commerce, including their theoretical foundations, infrastructure, and core enabling technologies.

Articles from Vol. 8, No. 1, 2007

Analysis of Electronic Micro-Payment Market
ABSTRACTDespite the potential of micro-payment systems very few systems have been successful. Little is known about the reasons behind the successful few and the failures of the majority. Micro-payment markets exhibit two-sided network effects and the...
A Psychometric Assessment of E-S-Qual: A Scale to Measure Electronic Service Quality
ABSTRACTAs the Internet retailing market grows at an inceasing rate, those who use the Internet as a retailing channel have realised that service delivery and service quality are as important for the Internet environment as for the bricks-and-mortar...
Cooperative Pricing in Digital Value Chains - the Case of Online Music
ABSTRACTIn this paper we examine alternative pricing models for digital music from the perspective of the entire music value chain. By analyzing empirical data on the willingness to pay, we show that the turnover from music downloads could be increased...
Multi-Channel Consumer Perceptions1
ABSTRACTWe present a structural model of consumer trust in a multi-channel retailer. The model was developed on a sample of 1048 consumers who responded to a questionnaire linked to the website of a large German multi-channel retailer. The study identifies...
Online Shopping Acceptance Model - a Critical Survey of Consumer Factors in Online Shopping
ABATRACTSince the late 1990s, online shopping has taken off as an increasing number of consumers purchase increasingly diversified products on the Internet. Given that how to attract and retain consumers is critical to the success of online retailers,...
Understanding the Adoption of Web-Enabled Transaction Processing by Small Businesses
ABSTRACTThe promise of the Internet and e-commerce has led to the increasing use of the web for transaction processing. Many organizations have adopted web-enabled transaction processing for applications such as processing payments online, selling products...
What Drives Enterprises to Trading Via B2B E-Marketplaces?
ABSTRACTRapid developments in e-commerce and e-technology have accelerated intra-business and inter-business online transactions during recent years. Following an empirical survey, critical factors influencing a firm's willingness to use an e-marketplace...