January 04, 2006 | Suw Charman Anderson

IPPR white paper: Markets in the Online Public Sphere

Will Davies of the IPPR publishes a paper examining the politics and economics of online information:

This paper looks at some of the politics and economics surrounding online information. It asks why this area become so bitterly contested, especially around intellectual property, and explores the dilemmas this creates for policy-makers. The paper stands back from this to ask why things have reached this impasse, and presents an analysis that positions all these competing visions within a broader understanding of what constitutes

Comments (1)

  1. Improbulus:
    Feb 06, 2006 at 09:03 AM

    Will Davies also set out the same ideas in a (shorter) article in Computing: http://www.vnunet.com/computing/comment/2147263/open-closed-net-won