E-Commerce Waves Wash Onto All Shores

Thurston, Charles
January 2000
Global Finance;Jan2000, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p121
Trade Publication
Describes how, where and why electronic commerce (E-commerce) is going global. Limits to international E-commerce growth; Similarity of configurations; Rise of security concerns.


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