Paper info: Electronic Trading Hubs: Review and Research Questions
Electronic Trading Hubs: Review and Research Questions
University of Dalhousie
Place of Publication
The paper was published at the 16th IMP-conference in Bath, U.K in 2000.
This paper is a first attempt to describe and assess a new business phenomenon, namelyelectronic trading hubs. E-Hubs use computing power and World Wide Web technology tolink producers, resellers, distributors and buyers together for transaction and other purposes.Significant numbers of E-Hubs have been developed and analysts are bullish about theirfuture. The paper provides an outline of E-Hub developments and practices, and examines theimplications of E-Hubs for business and scholarly research.