Searchers vs Browsers

There's some new work investigating search vs browse: Katz, M. A., & Byrne, M. D. (2000). To search or not to search on E-commerce sites: How do users decide? Manuscript submitted for publication. Katz, M. A., & Byrne, M. D. (2000). Search versus Browse Frequency and Efficiency on E-commerce sites. Manuscript submitted for publication. Download the PDFs: http://chil.rice.edu/publications/index.html