The Auction Economy
By George Anderson
In a recent commentary, CBS Market Watch’s Bambi Francisco suggested
“eBay is creating an economy of its own.”
She points to not only the $20 billion handled through its online auctions,
but to a host of other businesses such as search optimization technology and
those offering advice and support to companies doing business on eBay.
Moderator’s Comment: What impact has eBay and Internet
auctions had on consumer and business shopping behavior?
Anderson – Moderator]