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The multiple meanings of open government data: Understanding different stakeholders and their perspectives

Felipe Gonzalez-Zapata Richard Heeks

Category Open Data
Methodology Survey Case Studies
Objective Effectiveness

Inside the Digital Revolution

Heather Brooke

The Smart City and its Citizens: Governance and Citizen Participation in Amsterdam Smart City

Carlo Francesco Capra

The well-informed city: A decentralized, bottom-up model for a smart city service using information and self-organization

Eyal Feder-Levy Efrat Blumenfeld-Liebertal Juval Portugali

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How Does Collaborative Governance Scale?

Chris Ansell Jacob Torfing

Methodology Case Studies
Objective Effectiveness

An investigation of unpaid crowdsourcing

Ria Mae Borromeo Motomichi Toyama

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Crowdsourcing geographic information for disaster response: a research frontier

Michael F. Goodchilda J. Alan Glennona

Methodology Case Studies
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Five design principles for crowdsourced policymaking: Assessing the case of crowdsourced off-road traffic law in Finland

Tanja Aitamurto Hélène Landemore

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The Small World Initiative: An Innovative Crowdsourcing Platform for Antibiotics

Ana Maria Barral Huda Makhluf Nichole A. Broderick Erika L. Kurt

Methodology Case Studies
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Police.uk and Data.police.uk: Developing Open Crime and Justice Data for the UK

Amanda M Smith Tom Heath

Category Open Data
Methodology Case Studies
Objective Legitimacy

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Outcome-driven open innovation at NASA

Jennifer L. Gustetic Jason Crusan Steve Rader Sam Ortega

Methodology Case Studies
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Innovating and changing the policy-cycle: Policy-makers be prepared!

Marijn Janssen Natalie Helbig

Methodology Case Studies

Global Governance and ICTs: Exploring Online Governance Networks around Gender and Media

Claudia Padovani Elena Pavan

Methodology Case Studies
Objective Legitimacy

Mapping the Next Frontier of Open Data: Corporate Data Sharing

Stefaan Verhulst David Sangokoya

Methodology Case Studies

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Crowdsourcing medical expertise in near real time

Max H. Sims Jeffrey Bigham Henry Kautz Marc W. Halterman

Methodology Case Studies

Design Principles for Engaging and Retaining Virtual Citizen Scientists

Dara M. Wald Justin Longo A. R. Dobell

Methodology Case Studies Survey

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Crowdsourcing Diagnosis for Patients With Undiagnosed Illnesses: An Evaluation of CrowdMed

Ashley N.D. Meyer Christopher A. Longhurst Hardeep Singh

Methodology Case Studies
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Algorithmic Transparency in the News Media

Nicholas Diakopoulos Michael Koliska

Methodology Case Studies Survey
Objective Legitimacy

Hacking the streets: 'Smart' writing in the smart city

Spencer Jordan

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Policy modeling to support administrative decisionmaking on the New York state HIV testing law.

Martin E. G. MacDonald R. H. Smith L. C. Gordon D. E. Tesoriero J. M. Laufer F. N. O’Connell D. A

Category Big Data Open Data

Open Data and Beyond

F Welle Donker B. van Loenen A. K. Bregt

Methodology Case Studies

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Constitutional Conventions in the Digital Era: Lessons from Iceland and Ireland

Silvia Suteu

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Questioning Big Data: Crowdsourcing crisis data towards an inclusive humanitarian response

Femke Mulder Julie Ferguson Peter Groenewegen Kees Boersma Jeroen Wolbers

Category Big Data

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Revealing Clutural Ecosystem Services through Instagram Images: The Potential of Social Media Volunteered Geographic Information for Green Infrastructure Planning and Governance

Paulina Guerrero Maja Steen Møller Anton Stahl Olafsson Bernhard Snizek

Methodology Case Studies

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Standard Business Reporting: Open Data to Cut Compliance Costs

Hudson Hollister Joseph Kull Michael Middleton Michal Piechocki

Category Big Data Open Data
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Behavioral Insights and Public Policy Lessons from Around the World

One way traffic: The open data initiative project and the need for an effective demand side initiative in Ghana

Frank L.K. Ohemeng Kwaku Ofosu-Adarkwa

Category Open Data
Methodology Case Studies

Big Data: Big Power Shifts?

Lena Ulbricht Maximilian von Grafenstein

Objective Effectiveness

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Government Data Does Not Mean Data Governance: Lessons Learned from a Public Sector Application Audit

Nik Thompson Ravi Ravindran Salvatore Nicosia

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Managerial Governance and Transparency in Public Sector to Improve Services for Citizens and Companies

Nunzio Casalino Peter Bednar

Category Open Data
Methodology Case Studies

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The ethical impact of data science

Luciano Floridi Mariarosaria Taddeo

Category Data Analysis
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GitHub use in public administration in Canada: Early experience with a new open collaboration tool

Justin Longo Tanya M. Kelley

Beating the news' with EMBERS: Forecasting Civil Unrest using Open Source Indicators

Naren Ramakrishnan Patrick Butler Sathappan Muthiah Nathan Self Rupinder Khandpur Parang Saraf Wei Wang Jose Cadena Anil Vullikanti Gizem Korkmaz Chris Kuhlman Achla Marathe Liang Zhao Ting Hua Feng Chen Chang-Tien Lu Bert Huang Aravind Srinivasan Khoa Trinh Lise Getoor Graham Katzy Doyle Chris Ackermann Ilya Zavorin Jim Ford Kristen Summers Youssef Fayed Jaime Arredondo Dipak Gupta David Mares

Category Data Analysis
Methodology Case Studies
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Towards a Transparency Ontology in the Context of Open Government

Rui Pedro Lourenço Susana Jorge Helena Rolas

Objective Transparency

Smart cities: moving beyond urban cybernetics to tackle wicked problems

Robert Goodspeed

Objective Effectiveness

Push, Pull, and Spill: A Transdisciplinary Case Study in Municipal Open Government

Jan Whittington Ryan Calo Mike Simon Jesse Woo Meg Young Peter Schmiedeskamp

Methodology Case Studies
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Crowdsourcing Solutions for Disaster Response: Examples and Lessons for the US Government

David Becker Samuel Bendett

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Open or Closed? Open Licensing of Real-Time Public Sector Transit Data

Teresa Scassa Alexandra Diebel

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Online Participation in Higher Education Decision-making

Samuel Bohman Henrik Hansson Pooyeh Mobini

Methodology Case Studies Survey

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Algorithmic Accountability: Journalistic Investigation of Computational Power Structures

Nicholas Diakopoulos

Objective Legitimacy

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Breaking Public Administrations’ Data Silos

Raimondo Iemma Federico Morando Michele Osella

Category Open Data

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Habermas and the Garants : Narrowing the gap between policy and practice in French organisation – citizen engagement

Judy Burnside-Lawry Carolyne Lee Sandrine Rui

Methodology Case Studies

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Crowdsourcing City Government: Using Tournaments to Improve Inspection Accuracy

Edward Glaeserrew Hillis Scott Duke Kominers Michael Luca

Objective Effectiveness

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Making design safe for citizens: A hidden history of humanitarian experimentation

Katja Lindskov Jacobsen

Objective Legitimacy

Tracking Employment Shocks Using Mobile Phone Data

Jameson L. Toole Yu-Ru Lin Erich Muehlegger Daniel Shoag Marta C. Gonzalez David Lazer

Category Data Analysis
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Gatekeepers: How Procurement Personnel Guard Against Hybrid Accountability

Daniel E. Bromberg

Methodology Case Studies
Objective Legitimacy

Developing transparency through digital means? Examining institutional responses to civic technology in Latin America

Rebecca Rumbul

Category Civic Technology

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Open Data for Social Change and Sustainable Development

Raed M Sharif François van Schalkwyk

Category Open Data

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Why women participate less in civic activity: Evidence from Mali

Jessica Gottlieb

Methodology Case Studies
Objective Participation

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Sea Change in Open Science and Data Sharing Leadership by Industry

Krumholz HM Gross CP Blount KL Ritchie JD Hodshon B Lehman R Ross JS

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Internet Voting for Expatriates: The Swiss Case

Micha Germann Uwe Serdült

Category Civic Technology
Methodology Case Studies
Objective Participation

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Comparing resistance to open data performance measurement

Gregory Michener Otavio Ritter

Category Open Data
Objective Legitimacy

Empowering cities

The Economist

Category Smart Cities
Methodology Case Studies
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Innovation Experiments: Researching Technical Advance, Knowledge Production and the Design of Supporting Institutions

Kevin J. Boudreau Karim Lakhani

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Confronting the Hype: The Use of Crisis Mapping for Community Development

Ana Brandusescu Renée E. Sieber Sylvie Jochems

Objective Effectiveness

The Melting Down of Government: A Multidecade Perspective

Bert A. Rockman

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Removing barriers for citizen participation to urban innovation

Annika Wolff Daniel Gooch Umar Mir Jose Cavero Gerd Kortuem

Category Open Data
Methodology Case Studies

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Social media and citizen engagement: A meta-analytic review

Marko M. Skoric Qinfeng Zhu Debbie Goh Natalie Pang

Objective Participation

Datafication and empowerment: How the open data movement re-articulates notions of democracy, participation, and journalism

Stefan Baack

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Towards a Sociology of Institutional Transparency: Openness, Deception, and the Problem of Public Trust

Sarah Moore

Crowdsourcing civility: A natural experiment examining the effects of distributed moderation in online forums

Cliff Lampe Paul Zube Jusil Lee Chul Hyun Park Erik Johnston

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Crowdsourcing Global Governance: Sustainable Development Goals, Civil Society, and the Pursuit of Democratic Legitimacy

Joshua C. Gellers

Objective Effectiveness

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Simondon on Datafication. A Techno-Cultural Method

Mark Coté Jennifer Pybus

Objective Effectiveness

Emerging Implications of Open and Linked Data for Knowledge Sharing Development

Tim Davies Duncan Edwards

Category Open Data
Methodology Case Studies
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The Individiualisation of Party Politics: The Impact of Changing Internal Decision-Making Processes on Policy Development and Citizen Engagement

Anika Gauja

Sentencing Transparency in the Information Age

Katja Franko Aas

Objective Legitimacy

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Collective Intelligence Meets Medical Decision-Making: The Collective Outperforms the Radiologist

Max Wolf Jens Krause Patricia A. Carneyy Bogart Ralf H. J. M. Kurvers

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