Posts Tagged ‘transaction cost’

  • Amazon and Innovation

    What Happens When 1-Click Meets a Barcode?

    Apr 6, 14 • 358 Views • No Comments

    It’s almost like 1-click and the barcode had a child. 1-click diminished the friction of an online purchase. Described in The Everything Store, it let Jeff Bezos increase revenue by making the purchase process easier. And, once Bezos got his US patent,...  [read more]

  • sports stadiums and money

    Sports Walks

    Aug 31, 12 • 449 Views • 1 Comment

    Whenever I go to a Philly’s baseball game, the walk from the car to my seat takes awhile. Located in a “stand alone” sports complex off of Route 95, the stadium is one of several and the parking lots extend for acres. I’ve discovered...  [read more]

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    Health Care (Transaction) Costs

    Aug 22, 11 • 385 Views • No Comments

    One of the first parts of the new health care plan to be implemented, the Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) surprised its administrators.  North Carolina was ready for a “stampede” but initially only 674 people joined. Nationally,...  [read more]