A Serpent Eating Its Tail: The Database Directive Meets the Open Data Directive

@inproceedings{vanEechoud2021ASE,
  title={A Serpent Eating Its Tail: The Database Directive Meets the Open Data Directive},
  author={Mireille van Eechoud},
  year={2021}
}
As part of its broader digital strategy, the European Commission has articulated a data strategy. Its aim is to help grow ‘‘the use of, and demand for, data and dataenabled products and services throughout the Single Market’’. In the eyes of the EC, promoting wider availability and use of data would stimulate not just ‘‘greater productivity and competitive markets, but also improvements in health and wellbeing, environment, transparent governance and convenient public services’’. That is quite…