Comparison-Shopping Services and Agent Designs, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599049791
  • ISBN-13: 9781599049793
  • DDC: 381.33
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 319 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released July 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Investigates the effects of the evolution of comparison-shopping techniques and processes with the ready availability of online resources over the past few years.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Comparison-Shopping Services and Agent Design: An Overview.
2: The Next Generation of Shopbots: Semantic Interoperability and Personalization.
3: A Mediation Architecture for Global Comparison Services.
4: The Efficiency of Different Search Patterns in Electronic Market.
5: Price, Product Complexity, and Durability in Comparison Shopping.
6: Evaluation of Fuzzy Models to Support Online-Trust Assessment.
7: Comparison-Shopping Channel Selection by Small Online Vendors: An Exploratory Study.
8: Comparison Shopping Behaviour in Online Environments: The Case of Spanish E-Shoppers.
9: Service Features, Customer Convenience, and Shopping Intention in the Context of Mobile Commerce.
10: How Good Is Your Shopping Agent? Users' Perception Regarding Shopping Agents' Service Quality.
11: Multi-Channel Retailing and Customer Satisfaction.
12: Evolution of Web-Based Shopping Systems: Characteristics and Strategies.
13: Exogenous and Endogenous Antecedents of Online Shopping in a Multichannel Environment: Evidence from a Catalog Retailer in the German-Speaking World.
14: Examining Online Purchase Intentions in B2C E-Commerce: Testing an Integrated Model.
15: An Exploratory Study of Consumer Adoption of Online Shopping: Mediating Effect of Online Purchase Intention.
16: Can Web Seals Work Wonders for Small E-Vendors in the Online Trading Environment?: A Theoretical Approach.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.