Digital Tightrope: Balancing Innovation and Consumer Protection in the Data-Driven Economy

As the recognition of the value of data in the global economy has steadily risen, so has public interest in how data is owned, transferred, and utilized. This paper explores the delicate regulatory balance between protecting consumer welfare and supporting digital innovation. Read more
November 12, 2019

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