Right to Privacy and its Effects on e-Commerce Adoption in Nigeria

TAIWO, AKEEM A and BAKO, YUSUF A and OLABIMTAN, RASHEEDAT O (2018) Right to Privacy and its Effects on e-Commerce Adoption in Nigeria. International Journal of Advanced Scientific Research, 3 (1). pp. 64-80. ISSN 2579–1928

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E which allows companies to improve their value-chain operation, extend to new markets, and enhance customers' service as well as providers. Internet security is a portion of information security framework and is applied particularly to the components that affects e-commerce which include computer security, privacy, data security and other fields of the information security framework. The objective of this research is to investigate the effects of privacy concern on ecommerce adoption by consumers in developing country with particular reference to Nigeria. The study inquired into level at which e-commerce has been adopted in the state sampled in Nigeria. Survey method was adopted to collect information from the respondents. The hypothesis was tested using regression analysis. The study revealed that security concerns and customers' information privacy among others are significant factors affecting the adoption of e-commerce by customers in Nigeria. However, it can be deduced from the findings that for ecommerce to grow in Nigeria, organizations, government and other stakeholders must provide proper legislation, good security and privacy systems as well as security data transmission and storage.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
Divisions: Faculty of Law, Arts and Social Sciences > School of Management
Depositing User: Miss Ayomikun Ogunbadejo
Date Deposited: 19 May 2020 19:28
Last Modified: 19 May 2020 19:28
URI: http://eprints.federalpolyilaro.edu.ng/id/eprint/174

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