Who Governs the Internet?

@article{Foster1997WhoGT,
  title={Who Governs the Internet?},
  author={William Foster and Anthony M. Rutkowski and Seymour E. Goodman},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  year={1997},
  volume={40},
  pages={15-20}
}
A long with the Internet’s emergence as a valuable world resource, a debate has developed over how to ensure it continues to function despite its rapid scaling, technical innovation, and intense commercial competition. If its governance depends on a decision-making process ensuring its parts work together and move forward in the same direction, what mechanisms and organizations are needed to ensure such governance? The Internet is a complex self-organizing system influenced by market mechanisms… CONTINUE READING

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