Is there such a thing as free government data?

Internet Policy Review
Federico Morando, Raimondo Iemma, Simone Basso
21 November 2013

This article provides a brief review of the public sector information pricing issues. It then discusses the terms under which the ongoing consultation on the implementation guidelines of the PSI directive addresses pricing. In particular, this article discusses the calculation criteria for marginal costs.

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