Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Is Amazon Trying to Create Scarcity With Plan to Re-sell eBooks?

The law of supply and demand says if the supply is lower than consumer demand, the price will increase accordingly. The link below will take you to an article that argues Amazon may be attempting to create scarcity in the ebook market with its patent to resell used ebooks. I have no idea, but I have been reading what I can about this topic. If you are interested in following this story, you might want to read this article.

http://www.zdnet.com/amazon-lands-patent-on-marketplace-for-selling-on-used-digital-content-7000010917/