Crowdsourcing Government: Lessons from Multiple Disciplines

  title={Crowdsourcing Government: Lessons from Multiple Disciplines},
  author={Helen K. Liu},
  journal={Public Administration Review},
  • Helen K. Liu
  • Published 2017
  • Business
  • Public Administration Review
Crowdsourcing has proliferated across disciplines and professional fields. Implementers in the public sector face practical challenges, however, in the execution of crowdsourcing. This review synthesizes prior crowdsourcing research and practices from a variety of disciplines and focuses to identify lessons for meeting the practical challenges of crowdsourcing in the public sector. It identifies three distinct categories of crowdsourcing: organizations, products and services, and holistic… Expand
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