Environmental impacts of the emerging digital economy: the e-for-environment e-commerce?

@article{Sui2002EnvironmentalIO,
  title={Environmental impacts of the emerging digital economy: the e-for-environment e-commerce?},
  author={Daniel Z. Sui and David Rejeski},
  journal={Environmental management},
  year={2002},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={155-63}
}
The Internet-led digital economy is changing both the production and consumption patterns at the global scale. Although great potential exists to harness information technology in general and the Internet in particular and improve the environment, possible negative impacts of e-commerce on the environment should also be considered and dealt with. In this forum, we discuss both the potential positive and negative impacts of e-commerce. Drawing from insights gained from the complexity theory, we… CONTINUE READING