Electronic commerce is here to stay. No matter how big the dot-com crisis was or how far the e-entrepreneurs' shares fell in the market, the fact remains that there is still confidence in electronic trading. At least it would appear that investors are confident in e-companies again. However, not only trust of venture capitalists is of importance -- consumers also have to have faith in on-line business. After all, without consumers there is no e-business. Interacting lawyers, technicians and economists are needed to create a trustworthy electronic commerce environment. To achieve this environment, thorough and inter-disciplinary research is required and that is exactly what this book is about. Researchers of the project Enabling Electronic Commerce from the Dutch universities of Tilburg and Eindhoven have chosen a number of e-topics to elaborate on trust from their point of view. This volume makes clear that the various disciplines can and will play a role in developing conditions for trust and thus contribute to a successful electronic market.Customers have to provide credit card or payment account details and other personal information online. ... Some payments over the Internet can be too small to be handled by existing payment systems, because of overhead included in the processing of payments and transaction. ... To avoid these kinds of blatant blunders experts are talking about enforcing security policies in organizations, to be able toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Trust in Electronic Commerce:The Role of Trust from a Legal, an Organizational, and a Technical Point of View|
|Publisher||:||Kluwer Law International - 2002-07-03|