What Price the Information Age: A Model for Fair Payment for the Use of Information
As the flow of information becomes more intensive as well as more important to production and work in general, its economic properties come under closer scrutiny. Although produced, traded, and used like other commodities, information differs in significant respects from most goods. The development of more flexible man-machine interfaces heightens the relevance of questions such as what is being purchased, how is its value determined, how can it be priced, which are discussed in this paper in some detail.
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