Innovation, openness & platform control

@inproceedings{Parker2010InnovationO,
  title={Innovation, openness & platform control},
  author={Geoffrey G. Parker and Marshall W. van Alstyne},
  booktitle={EC},
  year={2010}
}
We examine how exercising control over a technology platform can increase profits and innovation. Benefits depend on using a platform as a governance mechanism to influence ecosystem parters. Results can inform innovation strategy, antitrust and intellectual property law, and management of competition.