The Impact of E-commerce Adoption on Firm¡¦s Performance
The focus of this paper is to examine the determinants explaining the timing of E-commerce adoption in Taiwan manufacturing industries through the use of a duration model. This paper also investigates whether there have any difference in determining the utilization of E-commerce among different industries. And construct the measurement of E-commerce spillover effect, vertical integration and diversification to see how the E-commerce affects the plant¡¦s boundaries and transaction efficiency by changing the transaction costs among plants.
Advisor:Diana HweiAn Tsai; none; Bih - Shiow Chen
School:National Sun Yat-Sen University
School Location:China - Taiwan
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Keywords:transaction efficiency plant¡¦s boundaries e commerce hazard rate
Date of Publication:08/03/2005