Reputation systems

@article{Resnick2000ReputationS,
  title={Reputation systems},
  author={Paul Resnick and Ko Kuwabara and Richard J. Zeckhauser and Eric J. Friedman},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  year={2000},
  volume={43},
  pages={45-48}
}
Systems T he Internet offers vast new opportunities to interact with total strangers. These interactions can be fun, informative, even profitable. But they also involve risk. Is the advice of a self-proclaimed expert at expertcentral.com reliable? Will an unknown dotcom site or eBay seller ship items promptly with appropriate packaging? Will the product be the same one described online? Prior to the Internet, such questions were answered, in part, through personal and corporate reputations… 
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This work is supported in part by the National Science Foundation under grant IIS- 9977999
  • This work is supported in part by the National Science Foundation under grant IIS- 9977999
Paul Resnick (presnick@umich.edu) is an associate professor at the University of Michigan School of Information in Ann Arbor
  • Paul Resnick (presnick@umich.edu) is an associate professor at the University of Michigan School of Information in Ann Arbor
Eric Friedman (friedman@economics.rutgers.edu) is an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at Rutgers University
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Richard Zeckhauser (richard_zeckhauser@harvard.edu) is the
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