Inside eBay


Adam Cohen
* Author, The Perfect Store: Inside eBay (Little Brown & Co., 2002)

Karen Young
*Owner, (also known as the "Bubble Wrap Woman")

David Lucking-Reiley
*Associate Professor of Economics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona (specializes in online auctions)

Erin Mckean
*Senior Editor of U.S. Dictionaries for Oxford University Press *Editor, Verbatim (the language quarterly)

eBay is one of the few Web sites that actually makes money ... a lot of it. But it's more than that. It's also a form of entertainment, a place to make a living and for some, an addiction. eBay, what's the story behind its success? Join Neal Conan in this hour's Talk of the Nation for NPR News.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.