E-commerce, Productivity and Fluctuation
This paper studies simultaneous adoption of e-commerce and its impact on productivity and economic structure in a general equilibrium model. It is found that the lower the fixed cost for establishing and maintaining e-commerce and/or the higher the degree of improvement in unit transaction efficiency through e-commerce, the more likely it is that producers will adopt e-commerce. In addition, the adoption of e-commerce can increase productivity and trade dependency, due to the benefits of...[Show more]
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|Source:||Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization|
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