Platform Revolution: How Networked Markets Are Transforming the Economy and How to Make Them Work for You
- Author: Geoffrey G. Parker, Marshall W. Van Alstyne & Sangeet Paul Choudary
- Release Date : 2016-03-28
- Genre: Small Business & Entrepreneurship
- File Size: 4297111 Bytes
A practical guide to the new economy that is transforming the way we live, work, and play.Uber. Airbnb. Amazon. Apple. PayPal. All of these companies disrupted their markets when they launched. Today they are industry leaders. What’s the secret to their success?These cutting-edge businesses are built on platforms: two-sided markets that are revolutionizing the way we do business. Written by three of the most sought-after experts on platform businesses, Platform Revolution is the first authoritative, fact-based book on platform models. Whether platforms are connecting sellers and buyers, hosts and visitors, or drivers with people who need a ride, Geoffrey G. Parker, Marshall W. Van Alstyne, and Sangeet Paul Choudary reveal the what, how, and why of ...