Digital Dark Matter and the Economic Contribution of Apache

@article{Greenstein2013DigitalDM,
  title={Digital Dark Matter and the Economic Contribution of Apache},
  author={S. Greenstein and F. Nagle},
  journal={Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Research Paper Series},
  year={2013}
}
  • S. Greenstein, F. Nagle
  • Published 2013
  • Economics, Business
  • Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Research Paper Series
Researchers have long hypothesized that research outputs from government, university, and private company R&D contribute to economic growth, but these contributions may be difficult to measure when they take a non-pecuniary form. The growth of networking devices and the Internet in the 1990s and 2000s magnified these challenges, as illustrated by the deployment of the descendent of the NCSA HTTPd server, otherwise known as Apache. This study asks whether this experience could produce… Expand
64 Citations

Paper Mentions

The State of Open Source Server Software
  • PDF
Adding Sparkle to Social Coding: An Empirical Study of Repository Badges in the npm Ecosystem
  • Asher Trockman
  • Computer Science
  • 2018 IEEE/ACM 40th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE)
  • 2018
  • 1
  • PDF
Big Data Investment, Skills, and Firm Value
  • P. Tambe
  • Economics, Computer Science
  • Manag. Sci.
  • 2014
  • 198
  • PDF
Open Source Software and Firm Productivity
  • 6
Crowdsourced Digital Goods and Firm Productivity : Evidence from Free and Open Source Software DRAFT
  • 2
  • Highly Influenced
  • PDF
Crowdsourced Digital Goods and Firm Productivity : Evidence from Open Source Software
  • 2
  • PDF
Government Technology Policy, Social Value, and National Competitiveness
  • 2
  • PDF
The Impact of Technology Procurement Regulations on Social Value and National Competitiveness
  • 1
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 62 REFERENCES
The Comingled Code: Open Source and Economic Development
  • 77
Economic growth in the information age
  • 460
  • PDF
How Open Source Software Works: 'Free' User-to-User Assistance?
  • 1,747
  • PDF
Is the Internet a US invention?—an economic and technological history of computer networking
  • 185
  • PDF
The Simple Economics of Open Source
  • 1,769
  • PDF
Information Technologies and Business Value: An Analytic and Empirical Investigation
  • 1,237
...
1
2
3
4
5
...