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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

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Structural division in the length of a building or roof. The unit within a building between a pair of piers or buttresses; the division of a roof marked by its main trusses.

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eBay

Charles Doyle.

in A Dictionary of Marketing

January 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Marketing. 30 words.

An online auction *website where individuals or businesses can sell goods and services worldwide. See appendix 2 (eBay case study)...

eBay

Charles Doyle.

in A Dictionary of Marketing

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Marketing. 21 words.

An online auction *website where individuals or businesses can sell goods and services worldwide. See appendix 2 (eBay case

Baily, Robert Edward Hartwell

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 100 words.

CBE 1932

Born 6 June 1885; s of E. P. Baily, Hazelwood, Limpsfield; m 1920, Brenda (d 1962), d of H. A. Wadworth and widow of Captain G. E. Lea, Worcestershire Regt;...

eBay

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Business and Management.

An online auction website where individuals or businesses can sell goods and services worldwide. See appendix 2 (eBay case study).

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Sovereignty@Bay

Stephen J. Kobrin.

in The Oxford Handbook of International Business

January 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: International Business; Business Ethics. 9765 words.

This article is concerned with only one aspect of the vast literature on MNE–state relations: the impact of the MNE on sovereignty, autonomy, and control. It argues that the mainstream...

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Paul, Josephine Bay

Thaddeus Russell.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Banking; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 570 words.

Paul, Josephine Bay (10 August 1900–06 August 1962), businesswoman and philanthropist, was born Josephine Holt Perfect in Anamosa, Iowa, the daughter of Otis Lincoln Perfect, a realtor, and...

eBay: Whitman’s The Power Of Many

Paul Brooker and Margaret Hayward.

in Rational Leadership

June 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Business Strategy. 10418 words.

Focusing on e-commerce and the Internet this chapter describes how Whitman used all seven rational methods in her scaling-up enhancement of eBay—the now iconic online-auction corporation....

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Baily, Francis (1774–1844), stockbroker and astronomer

William J. Ashworth.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 2926 words.

Baily, Francis (1774–1844), stockbroker and astronomer, was born at Newbury, Berkshire, on 28 April 1774, the third son of Richard Baily (1744–1814), a banker, and his wife, Sarah Head...

Accounting for Emergence and Novelty in Boston and Bay Area Biotechnology *

Jason Owen-Smith and Walter W. Powell.

in Cluster Genesis

November 2006; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Innovation. 8305 words.

The development of the biotech industry in Boston and the San Francisco Bay area, the two most prominent biotech clusters in the United States, are compared. Their analysis rests on three...

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Amazon and eBay: Online Retailers as Market Makers

Suresh Kotha and Sandip Basu.

in The Market Makers

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Business. 8895 words.

In this chapter, Suresh Kotha and Sandip Basu describe the effects of recent technological changes on retailing, in particular the development of the Internet and of overnight delivery...

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Marketing in the Land of Hudson Bay: Indian Consumers and the Hudson's Bay Company, 1670–1770

Ann M. Carlos and Frank D. Lewis.

in Enterprise & Society: The International Journal of Business History

June 2002; p ublished online June 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business History. 0 words.

The Hudson's Bay Company traded European goods for furs that were hunted, trapped, and brought down to the Bayside posts by Native Americans. The process of exchange was deceptively simple:...

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A Naïve Bayes classifier for Shakespeare's second-person pronoun

Kyle Mahowald.

in Literary and Linguistic Computing

April 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Language Teaching and Learning; Computational Linguistics; Bibliography; Digital Lifestyle; Information and Communication Technologies. 3816 words.

In order to investigate in explicit detail the way that y- and th- pronouns alternate in the Shakespearean corpus, I have undertaken a collocational analysis of the full corpus of...

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Tractors on eBay: Differences between Internet and In-Person Auctions

Florian Diekmann, Brian E. Roe and Marvin T. Batte.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Market Structure and Pricing. 9390 words.

We provide a systematic examination of the differences between Internet and in-person auction prices for used tractors. A hedonic model estimated with transactions pooled between eBay and...

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Simpson, Sir George (1786/7?–1860), governor of the Hudson's Bay Company

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1317 words.

Simpson, Sir George (1786/7?–1860), governor of the Hudson's Bay Company, was born in the parish of Lochbroom in the Scottish highlands, son of George Simpson. An illegitimate child, he was...

Kelsey, Henry (c. 1667–1724), explorer in Canada and Hudson's Bay Company official

Barry M. Gough.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Maps and Map-making; History of the Americas. 954 words.

Kelsey, Henry (c. 1667–1724), explorer in Canada and Hudson's Bay Company official, is of uncertain origins, although he may have been the son of John Kelsey, mariner, of East Greenwich,...

Semple, Robert (1777–1816), traveller and governor of the Hudson's Bay Company

C. A. Harris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; World History; Travel and Holiday. 500 words.

Semple, Robert (1777–1816), traveller and governor of the Hudson's Bay Company, the son of Robert Semple and Anne Greenlaw, was born at Boston, Massachusetts, on 26 February 1777. His...

Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Education; Politics. 181 words.

Born 10 Jan. 1947; o s of Keith Robertson Oakeshott, CMG and of Jill Oakeshott; m 1976, Dr Pippa Poulton; two s one d

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PayPal

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

A secure online system that enables account holders to pay for goods or services and arrange money transfers over the Internet. PayPal, which operates in 18 currencies worldwide, became a...

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transactional site

Charles Doyle.

in A Dictionary of Marketing

January 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Marketing. 20 words.

A *website that has the facility to process financial transactions, for example *Amazon or *eBay.

Warren, Rt. Rev. Alwyn Keith

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 303 words.

CMG 1967; MC 1945

Born 23 Sept. 1900; 2nd s of Major T. J. C. Warren, JP, Penlee House, Te Aute, Hawkes Bay, NZ, and Lucy, d of Ven. Samuel Williams, Archdeacon of...