Date Added: Feb 2011
E-commerce auction has the auction properties unlike ordinary e-commerce transactions. The online auctions, allowed bidding, become into a new trading model based on the network for the exchange and auction technology. This paper firstly gives the overview of the online auction pricing mechanism and introduces the e-commerce auction market and its characteristics on the one hand. On the other hand, it discusses the factors affecting the price of online auctions from three aspects, the information flow, the business objectives and the risk factors. And then, it discusses the six types of e-auction pricing strategy.