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THE AFFECTS OF INFORMATICS LITERACY ON E-TRADE IN TURKEY

AUTHOR/S: T. FILAR
Sunday 1 August 2010 by Libadmin2010

10th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference - SGEM2010, www.sgem.org, SGEM2010 Conference Proceedings/ ISBN 10: 954-91818-1-2, June 20-26, 2010, Vol. 2, 1107-1114 pp

ABSTRACT
The result of these fast and impressive develoments of information (IT) and
communication technologies electronic trade becomes more prevalent. All these
developments on e-trade influence good on industry and macroeconomic policies and
performance. The top conutries on international competition are mostly the users of IT
technologies.This study purposes the profile of informatics literacy on e-trade in
Turkey. In summary of economic indicators are

Industrial and occupational changes, globalism, economic dynamism, modifying
conditions of competition, continuance of revolution on information technologies (IT)

Change overs of income, economic growth, bussiness and employment Dynamics(2),

Corporate and government investments for transition on digital economy(3),

The easiest explanation of e-trade is doing bussiness over the internet (4). The basic
tools are telephone, fax, television, electronic fon transfer systems (EFT), electronic
data interchange (EDI) and internet (8)

We can divide e-trade into 4 groups(7).

Bussiness to bussiness: Network usage for ordering from suppliers, invoices, payments
are in this group and most commanly users are big companies for industrial such as
steel, chemistry and auto parts printouts (5).

Bussiness to customer: The best examples are electronic banking and insurance
bussiness.

Bussiness to administration: Announcing the public procuremenies electronicly.

Customer to administration: Social security and tax payments are in this group.

The meaning of this study is to determine the things that government should responsible
of for using e-trade understand how e-trade in Turkey, what kind of products they buy,
how they pay, what they expect from shopping sites and why they don’t do e-trade(1).
In this research there are 300 attendees, only 280 of them are taken into consideration
20 of them are eliminated in some reasons. The SPSS (Statistical Package for Social
Sciences) method is used on this network public survey research.

Keywords: Informatics Literacy,E-Trade, Information Education.