Open Source vs Closed Source Software: Public Policies in the Software Market
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Keywordssoftware market; open source software; mandatory adoption; information campaign; subsidisation; network externalities;
- O38 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Government Policy
- L51 - Industrial Organization - - Regulation and Industrial Policy - - - Economics of Regulation
- L63 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Manufacturing - - - Microelectronics; Computers; Communications Equipment
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- NEP-ALL-2003-06-25 (All new papers)
- NEP-INO-2003-06-25 (Innovation)
- NEP-NET-2003-09-08 (Network Economics)
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