Can open source projects succeed when the producers are not users? Lessons from the data processing field
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KeywordsKnowledge economics; Sociology; Open source; Science; Standardization; JEL: O31; O32;
- O31 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives
- O32 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Management of Technological Innovation and R&D
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2012-10-13 (All new papers)
- NEP-IPR-2012-10-13 (Intellectual Property Rights)
- NEP-PPM-2012-10-13 (Project, Program & Portfolio Management)
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