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Overview of the Mobile Payments Market 2002 Through 2007

Published: 22 November 2002

ID: G00111627

Analyst(s): Bradford Adrian


Participation in the m-payments market requires understanding how much it will and must change before it reaches maturity. Few aspects of the market have developed beyond infancy; however, drastic changes will be observed from 2002 through 2007.

Table Of Contents
  • Management Summary
  • Introduction
  • Definitions
    • M-Payment Market Size
    • Challenges of Market Size Estimates
    • Regional Market Size Estimates
  • Drivers of the M-Payments Market
    • Adoption of General Wireless Data Services
    • Network Tolerance
    • Appropriate Payment Models
    • Mobile Content/Services Availability
    • Alternative Payment Methods
  • Geographic Comparisons
    • Western Europe
    • Japan
    • United States
  • Recommendations
  • Acronym Key

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