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* http://www.scribd.com/doc/53332611/The-Why-and-How-of-Open-Education-With-lessons-from-the-openSE-and-openED-Projects#fullscreen:on
 
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* [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/IR/id/1021 Sustainability Model for OER, Wiley] - it could be argued that David's piece, in showing a measureable increase in enrollments due to OERs implemented a specific way, leads to direct economic benefit.
  
 
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[http://www.congo-education.net/wealth-of-networks/ Yochai Benkler, The Wealth of Networks]
 
[http://www.congo-education.net/wealth-of-networks/ Yochai Benkler, The Wealth of Networks]

Revision as of 23:42, 13 February 2012

David Porter asked me (Scott Leslie) if I knew of any research supporting the economic benefits of "open." While the request was at first specific to our work in Open Education, I have expanded the search to include evidence of the economic benefits of many different kinds of open, especially as some of the more mature fields, like Open Access and Open Source, have much more substantial findings in this regards.

Economic Benefits of Open Access

Economic Benefits of Open Source

Economic Benefits of Open Standards

Economic Benefits of Open Data

Economic Benefits of OER

General

Yochai Benkler, The Wealth of Networks