Operationalizing Research Access in Platform Governance: What to lean from other industries

Best practice guide

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Published date: June 25, 2020

Author: Jef Ausloos, Paddy Leerssen, Pim ten Thije

Subject tag: Data Access

This report reviews best practices from a case study into environmental protection law and FinData to inform best practices for operationalizing data access for public interest researchers. The recommendations envision re-active and pro-active disclosures from companies and center around binding rules, independent institutions, tiered regulation, proactive support for researchers, public transparency by default, verification and pre-processing by independent institutions.
[This entry was sourced with minor edits from the Carnegie Endowment’s Partnership for Countering Influence Operations and its baseline datasets initiative. You can find more information here: https://ceip.knack.com/pcio-baseline-datasets]