Essays Tagged: "Auction"

An analysis of "The Major of Casterbridge" by Thomas Hardy

mity spiked with rum. Feeling trapped by hismarriage and under the influence, Henchard threatens to auction his family. The auctionbegins as a kind of cruel joke, but Susan Henchard in anger retaliate ... tytent in Weydon-Priors is arrested in Casterbridge. When she spitefully reveals Henchard'sinfamous auctioning of his wife and child, Henchard surprisingly admits his guilt. The news,which is harmful ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

E-Commerce. The advancements in E-commerce. Is it really working? The affects. Has it been working in the past?

businesses, from consumer-based retail sites like Amazon.com which is an online book store, through auction and music sites like eBay or MP3.com, to business exchanges trading goods or services betwee ...

(5 pages) 645 0 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Earthquake In Chile, May, 1960

serious economic problems Which added up to nearly $680,000,000 Due to the earthquake. The decision auction was heaviest in the cities of Concepcion, Valdivia, and Puerto Montt. Adding to the already ...

(1 pages) 96 2 2.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Derivative markets in india

expressing their individual interests- one to buy and the other to sell - and then they get into an auction process so as to decide the price. Once there is an agreement on the price, the two shake ha ...

(13 pages) 76 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Individual Project - Amazon.com

a range of different types of businesses, from consumer-based retail sites like Amazon.com, through auction and music sites like eBay or MP3.com, to business exchanges trading goods or services betwee ... . We have Earth's Biggest SelectionTM of products, including free electronic greeting cards, online auctions, and millions of books, CDs, videos, DVDs, toys and games, electronics, kitchenware, comput ...

(14 pages) 626 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

How An Ethernet Works

he World Wide Web provides services that let consumers buy books, clothes, and even cars online, or auction those same items off when no longer wanted.In this article, we will take a very close look a ...

(15 pages) 201 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Case Study on Amazon.com

a range of different types of businesses, from consumer-based retail sites like Amazon.com, through auction and music sites like eBay or MP3.com, to business exchanges trading goods or services betwee ... t to have Earth's Biggest SelectionTM of products, including free electronic greeting cards, online auctions, and millions of books, CDs, videos, DVDs, toys and games, electronics, kitchenware, comput ...

(2 pages) 203 0 4.4 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Issues Regarding Contracts

ted to the City Council, by the Mayor of Bigtown, to create an advertising campaign staging a false auction on eBay of the City of Bigtown, in hopes to boost tourism rates. Background information invo ...

(3 pages) 154 0 4.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Ebay vs Bidder's Edge

Department of Justice investigated allegations that eBay was blocking access to its site by several auction-monitoring bots (BotSpot, 2004). But then a federal court turned around and decided eBay had ... a right to do so, ruling that Bidder's Edge had to stop scanning eBay to compare prices with other auction sites.Our text states that traditional trespass to personal property "occurs whenever one pe ...

(2 pages) 125 0 3.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Article Critique of Ebay

EBay's hugely successful online auction site is pioneering new forms of law enforcement. But at what cost, asks Eugenie Samuel Reich ... law enforcement.The crisis occurs in eBay is there are fraudster and crooks appeared in the online auctions. They collected the payments from the buyer but never sent the goods or some of them even s ... me of them even selling fake items. In 2002, there was more than $14 million being defrauded in the auctions in US. To encounter this crisis, they invented a "feedback" system in which both buyers and ...

(3 pages) 168 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Contracts and the Internet

ted to the City Council, by the Mayor of Bigtown, to create an advertising campaign staging a false auction on eBay of the City of Bigtown, in hopes to boost tourism rates. Background information invo ... ood conscience recommend that the Mayors proposal to place the municipality of Bigtown on the E-Bay auction Website be approved by the City Council. As the advertisement of the town on this site would ...

(3 pages) 90 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

EBAY

Subj: 1015991794 Notification of Winning PGS Grading Auction Date: 10/16/2001 1:04:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time From: auctions@pgsgrading.com To: jdbry1@c ... total cost and payment info, please help us expedite your order by following this link: http://www.auctionhelper.com/taf/ei.taf?pass=389767&login=jdbry1@cs.com Or manually go to: Web Site: http:/ ... =========================== Please view our current items on eBay by clicking this link: http://www.auctionhelper.com/taf/upage.taf?u=auctions@pgsgrading.com Thank you for successfully bidding on the ...

(1 pages) 19 0 1.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bambinger

d an ancient washing machine and set to repairing it himself. He picked up a table and chairs at an auction and bought a reconditioned vacuum cleaner at a bazaar. All these, and other articles, he sto ...

(1 pages) 5 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

EBay

n the offline deals between its buyers and sellers which avoid the fees normally paid to the online auction company.eBay plans to firstly warn, then suspend members who use their eBay connection to ca ... ellers are banned from offering to sell items offline to people other than the high bidder in their auctions. This means that sellers would violate the rules if they contacted not only people bidding ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Tax system definition

epresent some key contents of it. It is a legally charge, that is, a tax collection is an authority auction under government, members in the society should observes it. It is subject to person or prop ...

(5 pages) 65 1 2.8 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Themes in a House of sand and fog.

ester's help, would become homeless. Behrani sees an ad in the legal section of a newspaper for the auction of the Corona house; he gets the house for $45,000, paying in full, first with a $10,000 cer ... i hadn't broken any rules. He had the $10,000 Bank of America check with him when he arrived at the auction; he then paid off the balance of the auctioned amount in full. He confirms his reasoning wit ...

(5 pages) 13 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ebay

he Internet to pioneer a business model that provided for efficient one-on-one online trading in an auction format. eBay was successful in employing the power of the Internet to improve the efficiency ... the power of the Internet to improve the efficiency of one of the world oldest form of barter, the auction process.Throughout history, auctions have been used to bring people together to in order to ...

(11 pages) 281 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

The Relationship Between My Cars and I

feel alive; I need a something, but what? Where do they come from, this glorious beauty I need? An auctioneer calls out a price, suddenly I know. There she is running so cleanly. Five hundred a thous ... ed a thousand, for double that and she is mine. I want her I need her I've found her I own her. The auction it had what I needed. Such power, such love, it can never end. She will serve me, I will lov ...

(2 pages) 500 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Economy's Effect on Real Estate

oney selling homes that are foreclosed on since the bank owns them. Many foreclosed homes go up for auction and are awarded to the highest bidder.Mortgage rates have a big impact on home building and ... Utah - reported a year-over-year increase in foreclosure filings, which include notices of default, auction sale notices or bank repossessions.There are a few economic influences that can affect the r ...

(6 pages) 41 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

eBay Evolution Paper

s via the Internet. Both buyers and sellers are the consumers of eBay's services. It is the largest auction clearinghouse in the world selling used goods and overstocked items. The second largest comp ... lers and individuals to post their items on online and deal with buyers directly. Either through an auction period or direct buy. eBay not only provides income to an individual seller, but also makes ...

(6 pages) 13 0 0.0 May/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management