The Impact of E-Commerce on the United States Economy ABSTRACT This document examines the issues, challenges and opportunities of e-commerce, specifically how the recent economic downturn has actually increased e-commerce activity. The document begins by giving a brief description of the term e-commerce. Then it goes on to evaluate the growth of e-commerce in recent times. Next the author evaluates the issues, challenges and opportunities of e-commerce and finally discusses how the recent downturn in the economy has actually helped to increase e-commerce activities. The meeting and transacting between buyers and sellers in over the Internet is known e-commerce and in the recent past there has been immense growth in this industry that has...The end:
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