STPS 550

New Economy: Impacts and Applications


This course examines the concept and content of the new economy and its impact on economic agents. The near history of the new economy takes place as an introduction. Digital era and its impacts on households, firms and government are analyzed. New approaches on business transactions and its effect on labor market are taken into consideration. Both backbone of e-business such as ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning), SCM (Supply Chain Management) and e-business in action B2B (Business to Business), B2C (Business to consumer) and CRM (Customer relationship Management) takes place. The course is interactive, involves both critical discussion and project implementations (applications) about the network economy by professional presentations.