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  • muellerfund muellerfund Apr 29, 2003 10:22 PM Flag


    What are the barriers to entry here? None. Google or anyone else could easily start a web auction business. They could simply charge less than EBAY and still make $. They could charge, for example, to list on the site, but not take a piece of the action upon sale of the goods like EBAY does. This would start a price war, and the high expectations for EBAY would evaporate.

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