Policy Highlights from Communications of the ACM – April 2010 (Vol. 53, No. 4)

By David Bruggeman
April 29, 2010

Below is a list of items with policy relevance from the April issue of Communications of the ACM. As always, much of the material in CACM is premium content, and free content one month may slip behind a pay wall the next. You need to be a member of ACM or a subscriber to CACM to access premium content online.

Emerging Markets
Development 2.0: The IT-enabled Transformation of International Development by Richard Heeks
Column describes how information technology has allowed for changes in the structure of international development.

When Network Neutrality Met Privacy by Paul Ohm
The author argues that federal privacy law has required a form of network neutrality for some time.