IDEAS home Printed from
   My bibliography  Save this article

The Evolution Of The Intelligent Cards And The Romanian Market


  • Alexandra Pricopi

    (Romanian-American University)

  • Alina Elena Oprescu

    (Romanian-American University)


This paper will try to describe the close relationship between the economic evolution and technology, especially how the technical aspects of debit/credit cards interact with the economical aspects. There are approached concepts related to smart card and especially the use of cards in different economic purposes. Since the introduction of the first cards there has been an accelerated growth of the use of smart cards. One of the essential growth factors has been the progress in the electronic industry and the accelerated development of the software companies, which allowed the emergence of interactive financial services such as e-banking, mobile banking, smart cards being considered the access key to these modern services.

Suggested Citation

  • Alexandra Pricopi & Alina Elena Oprescu, 2011. "The Evolution Of The Intelligent Cards And The Romanian Market," Romanian Economic Business Review, Romanian-American University, vol. 5(2.1), pages 592-599, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:rau:journl:v:5:y:2011:i:2.1:p:592-599

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL:
    Download Restriction: no

    References listed on IDEAS

    1. Alexandru PƮrjan, 2010. "Electronic Commerce Security In The Context Of The Means Of Payment Dematerialization," Romanian Economic Business Review, Romanian-American University, vol. 4(1), pages 183-194, May.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)


    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:rau:journl:v:5:y:2011:i:2.1:p:592-599. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Alex Tabusca). General contact details of provider: .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.