I am looking for some new PhD students. My work focuses on transformations in digital copyright business models, with a particular focus on commons: from free software, to open access, to wikipedia and other cultural commons. I’m particularly interested in how people come together, cooperatively, to create content and fund publishing processes — and what[…]
How should we regulate the exercise of private governance power in virtual communities? This thesis provides a normative framework based upon the broad ideals of the rule of law through which to conceptualise the tensions about governance that arise in virtual communities.