publication . Article . 2004

Globalization and Attitudes Towards eCommerce

John Sagi; Elias Carayannis; Subhashish Dasgupta; Gary Thomas;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2004 Journal: Journal of Global Information Management, volume 12, pages 44-64 (issn: 1062-7375, eissn: 1533-7995, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: IGI Global
Abstract
Many authors argue that information and communications technology (ICT) in this New Economy is causing a globalized, unified society. Others take the opposite stand, viewing local factors such as national culture as very important to the success of information technology (IT). Research indicates that related factors such as gender may also play important roles in the use and acceptance of IT. This paper uniquely examines these perspectives by using electronic commerce as the common technology. Business students from the U.S., Greece and England expressed opinions on the important issues of national control, privacy cost, property rights and consumer preferences....
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free text keywords: Management Science and Operations Research, Strategy and Management, Business and International Management, Information Systems and Management, Computer Science Applications, Globalization, E-commerce, business.industry, business, New economy, National culture, Marketing, Information and Communications Technology, Cultural group selection, Property rights, Information technology, Economics, Public relations
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publication . Article . 2004

Globalization and Attitudes Towards eCommerce

John Sagi; Elias Carayannis; Subhashish Dasgupta; Gary Thomas;