The OECD and OSIPP (Osaka University), organised a Workshop on "The Internet: Convergence and Self-Governance", on 9-10 June 1998
The development of an information society is expected to stimulate economic growth and productivity, create new economic activities as well as jobs.
This book was prepared as a background document for the OECD Ministerial Conference on "A Borderless World: Realising the Potential of Global Electronic Commerce", held in Ottawa, Canada, in October 1998. It represents one of the very first analy...
This book represents one of the first analyses of the role of e-commerce in the broader economy, and addresses such issues as the impact of e-commerce on employment and on society as a whole, as well as its contribution to economic growth and efficiency.
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The Declaration on Consumer Protection in the Context of Electronic Commerce was adopted by Ministers at the Ottawa Ministerial Conference held on 7-9 October 1998. At its 934th session, on 19 October 1998, the Council adopted a Resolution integ...
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This Declaration was made by OECD Ministers at the conference, "A Borderless World: Realising the Potential of Global Electronic Commerce" in Ottawa, Canada on 7-9 October 1998 and serves as the basis for OECD privacy protection work since 1998.
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The clear cut boundaries that separated the different communications markets, such as telecommunication and broadcasting, are blurring as convergence, pushed by rapid technological development, is impacting both infrastructures and services. Dema...
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The Internet stands out as an extremely dynamic medium, even by the standards of rapid change which increasingly characterise the communications sector. In large part, due to this dynamism, Internet governance best lends itself to self-regulatory...