publication . Article . 2007

E-commerce and Regulation Policy

Dragos Vasile;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2007
Abstract
E-commerce is a relatively new business field with a high potential of growth, thanks primarily to advantages provided to companies and consumers. At the same time, e-commerce raises technical and economic issues and problems to be solved, which are a concern for businesses, states and international organizations. The growth is accompanied by a need of regulation, including the observance of competition rules. The analysis of the practice in states with developed e-commerce markets highlights the need of balancing regulation with market mechanisms.
Subjects
free text keywords: E-commerce; regulation policy; competition policy; B2B; B2C., jel:L81
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