I participated at an interesting panel at an antitrust conference in Brussels today. I was about big data and whether it will be a problem for competition policy. This is something that has been widely discussed but there is little resolution on the issue.
Articles from Digitopoly
This is just a pointer to two new (non-technical) papers of mine that look at the implications of various falling costs associated with new technologies.
Delivered on Nov. 12, on the occasion of Eli’s Bar-Mitzvah.
My dear son, awesome Eli.
This may be the last time in the next few years I can get your attention for an uninterrupted five minutes. Sorry to do this in public. Try to smile.
Rob Gebelhoff of the Washington Post wrote an awesome piece about the latest Wikipedia research to come from Feng Zhu, Yuan (Grace) Gu, and yours truly.
… at least for cars.
Do you teach Internet economics? Do you teach Internet strategy to business students? Looking for cases to expose students to the latest issues in data markets? This post include some quick (and shameless) publicity for a few cases you might find useful. One is about the fight between Netflix and broadband ISPs. Another is about net neutrality. And a third is about data caps. All three were written in the last year.