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Enhancing Access to and Sharing of Data

Reconciling Risks and Benefits for Data Re-use across Societies

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This report examines the opportunities of enhancing access to and sharing of data (EASD) in the context of the growing importance of artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things. It discusses how EASD can maximise the social and economic value of data re-use and how the related risks and challenges can be addressed. It highlights the trade-offs, complementarities and possible unintended consequences of policy action – and inaction. It also provides examples of EASD approaches and policy initiatives in OECD countries and partner economies.

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Executive summary

Current developments related to data-driven innovation, including in the context of the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence, have madedata access and sharing more crucial than ever. Evidence presented in this report shows how enhancing access to and sharing of data (EASD) can help maximise the social and economic value of data re-use. It can increase the value of data to the data holder, and even more so to secondary data users, with additional positive spill-over benefits for country economies and society at large.

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