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Hardcover | Out of Print | ISBN: 9780262024747 | 372 pp. | 6 x 9 in | September 2000
Paperback | $7.75 Short | £5.95 | ISBN: 9780262523301 | 372 pp. | 6 x 9 in | January 2002

Understanding the Digital Economy

Data, Tools, and Research

About the Editors

Erik Brynjolfsson, Schussel Family Professor at MIT’s Sloan School of Management and Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, is the coeditor of Understanding the Digital Economy: Data, Tools, and Research (MIT Press).

Brian Kahin is Senior Fellow at the Computer & Communications Industry Association in Washington, DC. He is also Research Investigator and Adjunct Professor at the University of Michigan School of Information and a special advisor to the Provost's Office. He is a coeditor of Transforming Enterprise (MIT Press, 2004) and many other books.


“This comprehensive and penetrating collection frames and answers many of the most important questions of economics raised by cyberspace andits regulation. This book is a critical resource to anyone wanting to understand the economics of online behavior and online life.”
Lawrence Lessig, Jack N. and Lillian R. Berkman Professor for Entrepreneurial Legal Studies, Harvard Law School