The Internet Economy on the Rise: Progress since the Seoul Declaration

 

The Internet Economy on the Rise:
Progress since the Seoul Declaration


Published in September 2013, this book reviews progress made since the 2008 OECD Seoul Declaration for the Future of the Internet Economy and identifies areas for future work. 


Overall, the review shows that the Internet economy has become a new source of growth, with the potential to boost the whole economy, to foster innovation, competitiveness and user participation, and to contribute effectively to the prosperity of society as a whole.


Shaping Policies for a Digital World

Ministers and stakeholders who met on 17-18 June 2008 in Seoul considered social, economic and technological trends shaping the development of the Internet economy. They forged broad principles that can provide an enabling policy environment for the Internet economy.

What happened at the meeting

 

About the meeting

       

How can the Internet make the world a better place?

The OECD Secretary General invited YouTubers to ask questions regarding the Internet, which were answered by the ministers and world leaders during the meeting.

 

See what YouTubers think

  After the meeting

Permanent link: www.oecd.org/FutureInternet