1.Use the value chain and competitive forces models to evaluate the impact of the Internet on book publishers and book retail stores such as B&N.
2.How are B&N and the book publishers changing their business models to deal with the Internet and e-book technology?
3.Will B&N’s new strategy be successful?Explain your answer.
4.Is there anything else B&N and the book publishers should be doing to stimulate more business?
1.How does information technology affect socioeconomic disparities?Explain your answer.
2.Why is access to technology insufficient to eliminate the digital divide?
3.How serious a problem is the “new” digital divide? Explain your answer.
4.Why is the digital divide problem an ethical dilemma?