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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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Liberty Media Unit Says Standards Manipulated By Competitors

"There should be a concern. The standard-setting process can be used to manipulate the standards to be closer to what one company wants." — Nicholas Economides, Professor of Economics, New York University


Nicholas Economides
Source: Forbes
October 12, 2011

'Stingray' Phone Tracker Fuels Constitutional Clash


Michael B. Abramowicz
Source: The Wall Street Journal
September 21, 2011

Face-ID Tools Pose New Risk


Alessandro Acquisti
Source: Wall Street Journal
August 1, 2011

Freedom and Anonymity: Keeping the Internet Open


Jonathan Zittrain
Source: Scientific American
February 24, 2011

Technology Poses Big Test for Regimes


John Palfrey
Source: Wall Street Journal
February 12, 2011

'Do Not Track' Internet Privacy Bill Introduced in House


M. Ryan Calo
Source: Los Angeles Times
February 11, 2011

FTC Names Net Neutrality Expert Tim Wu Senior Adviser


Tim Wu
Source: Washington Post
February 8, 2011

Columbia Law's Tim Wu to Advise FTC


Tim Wu
Source: The Wall Street Journal
February 8, 2011

Global Net Crackdown to Shatter 'Utopian' Internet: Experts


Tim Wu
Source: Sidney Morning Herald
February 4, 2011
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TAP Blog

Nicholas Bloom Discusses the Future of Work from Home

Stanford economics professor Nicholas Bloom joins Prof Nirvikar Singh, University of California, Santa Cruz, to discuss the future of work on the “Ideas for India” podcast. Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, remote work has become the norm for many organizations. This has raised questions about worker productivity and equity, work-life balance, and the future of commuting and cities.

TAP Staff Blogger

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Fact Sheets

Net Neutrality

Given the significance of the Internet, preserving its “openness” – an idea often referred to as “network neutrality” or “net neutrality” – has been a long-standing issue.

Featured Article

The European Commission Picks a Fight with Google Android over Business Models

In 2018, the European Commission (EC) ordered Google to change the way its Android software was licensed. The EC’s decision pressures Google to change its business model to mimic Apple.

By: Randal Picker