Quality Makes the Information Market

  • B. van Gils
  • H. A. (Erik) Proper
  • P. van Bommel
  • T. P. van der Weide
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4275)

Abstract

In this paper we consider information exchange via the Web to be an information market. The notion of quality plays an important role on this information market. We present a model of quality and discuss how this model can be operationalized.

This leads us to quality measurement, interpretation of measurements and the associated accuracy. An illustration in the form of a basic quality assessment system is presented.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. van Gils
    • 1
  • H. A. (Erik) Proper
    • 1
  • P. van Bommel
    • 1
  • T. P. van der Weide
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Computing and Information SciencesRadboud University NijmegenNijmegenThe Netherlands, EU

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