This dissertation draws upon theoretical perspectives that are largely new to the field of Information Systems (IS), but that offer rich opportunities for theory building and empirical research in settings that will be of high interdisciplinary interest. Such interdisciplinary studies, I believe, will provide a distinctive foundation for IS research and serve as a guide to research for a variety of new economic phenomena in economies that are influenced by firm investments in Internet technology.... retailer, Buy.com, makes use of free shipping options, instead of direct price adjustments in its approach to strategic pricing. ... Although the use of non-price promotions does not necessarily indicate that online retailers adjust prices lessanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays on Price Rigidity on the Internet: A Massive Quasi-experimental Data Mining Approach|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2006|