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April 14, 2020

Coronavirus and Big Data: Economics in Real-Time and High-Definition

Coronavirus snuck up on us, but it hit us like a tsunami. The speed at which it spreads has highlighted the need for real-time and high-definition data.

February 5, 2020

Modeling the economics of information-sharing

Information is any kind of data-based inference. Conditional to context, information-sharing within markets can either improve or reduce welfare, and it can either foster or subdue competition. These effects will depend on both the nature of the competition and the type of uncertainty that such information addresses.

October 1, 2019

Understanding the economics of information sharing

Conditional to context, information-sharing within markets can be welfare improver or welfare reducer, while can also show pro-competitive or anti-competitive features. Overall, expected effects in efficiency and competition will depend on the nature of competition and the type of uncertainty

January 15, 2018

Towards an artificial intelligence that is both controlled and ubiquitous

It is quite some time now since the term artificial intelligence (AI) broke free of the confines of science fiction and became part of current IT vocabulary. Indeed authorities and personalities as well-known as Leon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg frequently opine on the implications of this technology.