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Communication in the Gig Economy: Buying and Selling in Online Freelance Marketplaces.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Marketing. Jul2022, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p141-161. 21p. 5 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: The proliferating gig economy relies on online freelance marketplaces, which support relatively anonymous interactions through text-based messages. Informational asymmetries thus arise that can lead to exchange uncertainties between buyers and freelanc...

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OpenSea: Learning to Sail in Rough Waters.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Fortune. Apr/May2022, Vol. 185 Issue 2, p58-65. 8p. 5 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article focuses on start-up company OpenSea, a digital marketplace for works of digital art known as non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Topics include OpenSea founders Alex Atallah and Devin Finzer, the platform's initial problems with fraud, and the grow...

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Branded websites and marketplace selling: Competing during COVID-19.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. Nov2022, Vol. 203, p577-592. 16p.

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Abstract: I consider a market for differentiated products with an online marketplace (the platform) and two types of firms. Marketplace firms sell through the platform. Branded firms sell to consumers directly and, if they choose, through the platform. When a br...

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ONLINE PRODUCT REVIEWS: IS A FINER-GRAINED RATING SCHEME SUPERIOR TO A COARSER ONE?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): MIS Quarterly. Dec2021, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p2193-2234. 41p. 6 Charts, 6 Graphs.

Abstract: Product review platforms in online marketplaces differ with respect to the granularity of product quality information they provide. While some platforms provide a single overall rating for product quality (also referred to as the single-dimensional rat...

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WHO FORGOES SCREENING IN ONLINE MARKETS AND WHY? EVIDENCE FROM AIRBNB.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): MIS Quarterly. Dec2021, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p1745-1776. 32p. 1 Color Photograph, 2 Diagrams, 19 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: Screening is considered a necessary mechanism for alleviating information asymmetry but has also raised concerns about increased discrimination in online peer-to-peer market platforms. Paradoxically, providers of goods and services may also voluntarily...

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When More is Less: Quality and Variety Trade‐off in Sharing Economy Platforms.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Management Studies (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). Nov2022, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p1817-1838. 22p.

Abstract: Platform owners often attempt to reduce information asymmetry between sellers and buyers by redesigning how users interact. One widely used platform design is to sort (i.e., rank) incumbent sellers based on their buyer‐generated ratings within a geogra...

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Joint optimization of e-commerce supply chain financing strategy and channel contract.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Operational Research. Dec2022, Vol. 303 Issue 2, p908-927. 20p.

Abstract: • We study the optimization of joint channel sales cooperation contract and financing strategy. • We explore the interaction between online retailer and e-commerce platform. • We introduce a mechanism in which creditors can exercise risk control throug...

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Seller information sharing in online marketplaces.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Marketing Management. Sep2021, Vol. 37 Issue 11/12, p1191-1218. 28p. 1 Diagram, 4 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: The incorporation of social media applications in online marketplaces has enabled rich information exchange. It is suggested that information sharing among sellers can increase the competitiveness of online marketplaces. How to encourage sellers' infor...

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The role of perceived value, trust and engagement in the C2C online secondary marketplace.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Research. Sep2022, Vol. 148, p76-88. 13p.

Abstract: • Perceived econ-centric functional value has a direct positive impact on consumers' intention to re-use the online secondary marketplace platform. • Serial mediations (trust and engagement) are significant when the trust is directed toward the online ...

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Manufacturer's contract choice facing competing downstream online retail platforms.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Production Research. May2021, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p3017-3041. 25p.

Abstract: Reseller contract and online marketplace contract are two typical supply chain contracts provided by Online retail platforms (ORPs) in online retailing. Manufacturers can either wholesale their products to an ORP using the traditional reseller contract...

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