Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Dr. Torben Stühmeier

Policy Brief #2018/04: The data-driven power of Google and co. A risk to competition?

Policy Brief Series Future Social Market Economy

  • 1. edition 2018, 8 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

Is data really the new oil? Some say that access to this basic commodity is decisive for the success and failure of entire business models in the digital markets. Would an obligation to share data with competitors be an adequate means of ensuring fair competition in these markets?