Big Data and International Development: Impacts, Scenarios, and Policy Options
By chica

Many people are excited about data, particularly when those data are big. Big data, we are told, will be the fuel that drives the next industrial revolution, radically reshaping economic structures, employment patterns and reaching into every aspect of economic and social life. While considering the potential impacts of big data in a broad sense, this paper applies these questions specifically to developing countries.

Published On
December 1, 2015
Author
Stephen Spratt and Justin Baker
Published By
The Institute of Development Studies