Networks, the Internet, and Cloud Computing

This section contains research on the networks that make the Internet work, the evolution of different business models that operate on the Internet, and ways to store and access information on the Internet through Cloud Computing.

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The Impact of Targeting Technology on Advertising Markets and Media Competition

This paper presents a formal analysis of advertising when the Internet allows targeting of advertisements.

By: Susan Athey, Joshua Gans

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Broadband Access and Infrastructure

High-speed Internet access – often referred to as “broadband” – is a set of technologies that, taken together, are recognized as a potential catalyst for global economic and social change.

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The Berkman Center Maps Diverse Attempts to Create an Internet Bill of Rights

A recent study by Professor Urs Gasser and the Berkman Center for Internet & Society examines the diverse efforts to develop an Internet Bill of Rights.

TAP Staff Blogger


The Accidental Victims of Online Harassment

This article explores what happens when someone has the same name as a person who is the target of a social media vitriol. Information privacy and cyber law scholar Danielle Citron, University of Maryland, is quoted.

Danielle Citron
October 27, 2015