Issue No. 06 - November-December (1997 vol. 1)
<p>Electronic commerce offers fertile ground for collaborative research because any activity necessarily spans technologies and resources from diverse realms. A paradigm that emerges across disciplines, however, is bound to encounter some inertia.</p>
A. B. Whinston, "Electronic Commerce: A Shift in Paradigm," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 1, no. , pp. 17-19, 1997.