IS289.3 Week 2 Class Notes

sustainability and free ridership are issues for upper right quadrant



Exclusivity   Low High  
Difficult   Public goods

Open data


Common pool


Data repositories

threats to enclosure, sustainability, free rider problems
Easy   Toll/Club

Data subscr

Private goods

competitive data

raw materials


in Europe personal medical data are upper right; here, bottom right

Four projects from which to choose:

  1. Stephanie Pincetl -- water and energy
  2. Yifang Zhu -- China pollution
  3. Jacob Foster -- complex systems methodology
  4. Erica Cartmill -- gestures