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"Disruptive Technologies – Mobile Internet & Mobile Application market in China"

Shagdar, Zolzaya LU (2015) EKHR81 20151
Department of Economic History
Abstract
Abstract: This paper tried to investigate the internet, in particular mobile internet and mobile application economy in China through theories like catching up, disruptive technologies and leapfrogging concept. The unique development of mobile internet and mobile application economy in China facilitate the motivation to investigate the fundamental characteristics and stories behind mobile app market in China in relation to theory of disruptive technology and catching up, advantage of backwardness discussion and leapfrogging theory. Since the mobile internet and mobile application economy are relatively new areas, not many academic works done in this field and the existing literature is only limited to statistical and business reports. Thus... (More)
Abstract: This paper tried to investigate the internet, in particular mobile internet and mobile application economy in China through theories like catching up, disruptive technologies and leapfrogging concept. The unique development of mobile internet and mobile application economy in China facilitate the motivation to investigate the fundamental characteristics and stories behind mobile app market in China in relation to theory of disruptive technology and catching up, advantage of backwardness discussion and leapfrogging theory. Since the mobile internet and mobile application economy are relatively new areas, not many academic works done in this field and the existing literature is only limited to statistical and business reports. Thus the author believes that the paper could be a contribution to the existing literature to this field. (Less)
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Shagdar, Zolzaya LU
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alternative title
"Mobile internet and mobile application as disruptive technology in Chinese context - Has China leapfrogged the west ? "
course
EKHR81 20151
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
Chinese Mobile Internet market, Disruptive Innovation, Economic catch-up, Mobile Internet, China, Mobile Application
language
English
id
7867091
date added to LUP
2015-09-24 09:52:04
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2015-10-19 16:15:56
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  abstract     = {Abstract: This paper tried to investigate the internet, in particular mobile internet and mobile application economy in China through theories like catching up, disruptive technologies and leapfrogging concept. The unique development of mobile internet and mobile application economy in China facilitate the motivation to investigate the fundamental characteristics and stories behind mobile app market in China in relation to theory of disruptive technology and catching up, advantage of backwardness discussion and leapfrogging theory. Since the mobile internet and mobile application economy are relatively new areas, not many academic works done in this field and the existing literature is only limited to statistical and business reports. Thus the author believes that the paper could be a contribution to the existing literature to this field.},
  author       = {Shagdar, Zolzaya},
  keyword      = {Chinese Mobile Internet market,Disruptive Innovation,Economic catch-up,Mobile Internet,China,Mobile Application},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {"Disruptive Technologies – Mobile Internet & Mobile Application market in China"},
  year         = {2015},
}