Academic sources on internet business models
PLOS - Public Library of Science
- the PLOS - Public Library of Science
includes not only providing unrestricted access to scientific research ideas and discoveries, but developing tools and materials to engage the interest and imagination of the public and helping non-scientists to understand and enjoy scientific discoveries and the scientific process.
- a first-class source of the theory around internet business models
by Prof. M. Rappa from the North Carolina State University
Digital Business at MIT
- an extensive source for working papers from MIT
Scientific Literature Digital Library
- Scientific Literature Digital Library
- a Community for Scientific Information (BETA)
High Beam Research
- High Beam Research
is a comprehensive online library with over 80 million articles from 6500 publications. Students, researchers and professionals can use it to for Business trends, Financial news, and market research.
- Research on Business models by Jaap Gordijn
- a good source on current business models on the Web
- The e3 Methodology website by Jaap Gordijn
and Hans Akkermans
; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
The Oxford Internet Institute
- The Oxford Internet Institute
research page listing current Web research projects at the University of Oxford
Internet Business model blogs and websites
The Business Model Alchemist
- a blog on internet business design and innovation by Alexander Osterwalder
, an Author, Speaker and Advisor on Business Model Innovation, based in Switzerland.
The Business Model Hub
- the Number One Business Model Research Community - an online network of business model researchers, a platform to exchange ideas on business model innovation, business model design, founded by Alex Osterwalder.
is an Internet business models blog run by Web Business Consultancy Thaesis
based in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
The Business Model Community
- a nice bunch of links to business model research-related websites and papers.
- a blog on business model research
, covering various subjects related to academic research of business models
and real-life practitioners sharing their experience on business models.
Useful sites for PhD students and researchers
How to Write a Research Proposal
- this online Research Proposal Guide
is a useful source for writing a research proposal
, supported by practical examples of research proposals
- a website full of tips for PhD applicants, PhD students and PhD candidates
- The PhD Workshop Project (BETA)
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