The 40-Year-Old Virgin

Media Type: Film Clips Topic: Supply & Demand, Money & Banking, The Firm

Physical Store, Virtual Goods

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In this amusing scene, a woman describes why her online Ebay business has a store front (people bring things in and she sells the items on Ebay and she gets a share of the proceeds).

This clip can be related to the economic rationale for branding or advertising. Her reasoning for opening a physical store has been used as a suggestion for why (pre-FDIC) banks were stately buildings.

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