Rajiv C. Shah

University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication

Adjunct Assistant Professor

1200 W Harrison St

Chicago, IL 60607

United States

http://www.rajivshah.com

Illinois State University

Adjunct Instructional Assistant Professor

Normal, IL 61790

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

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Fool Us Once Shame on You - Fool Us Twice Shame on Us: What We Can Learn from the Privatizations of the Internet Backbone Network and the Domain Name System

As published in Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 79, P. 89, 2001
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 28 Feb 2001
Jay P. Kesan and Rajiv C. Shah
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication
Downloads 1,388 (9,794)
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Lost in Translation: Interoperability Issues for Open Standards

The Proceedings of the 36th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC), Arlington, VA, Sept. 26-28, 2008 , Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-02, I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society, Vol. 8:1, 2012, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE08-026
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
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Deconstructing Code

Yale Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 6, pp. 277-389, 2003-2004
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 19 Nov 2004
Jay P. Kesan and Rajiv C. Shah
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication
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Setting Software Defaults: Perspectives from Law, Computer Science and Behavioral Economics

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 82, pp. 583-634, 2006, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE06-012
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Jay P. Kesan and Rajiv C. Shah
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication
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Shaping Code

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 319-399 (Spring 2005).
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Jay P. Kesan and Rajiv C. Shah
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication
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An Empirical Study of Open Standards

U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE07-039, TPRC Conference Proceedings, The 35th Research Conference on Communications, Information and Internet Policy, September 28-30, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Nov 2007
Jay P. Kesan and Rajiv C. Shah
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication
Downloads 194 (129,688)
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An Empirical Study of Open Standards

TPRC 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 43 (356,509)
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Manipulating the Governance Characteristics of Code

Info, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 3-9
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Dec 2003
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 227 (107,877)
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Information, Communication processes, Technology led strategy, Regulation, Standards, Modulators

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Recipes for Cookies: How Institutions Shape Communication Technologies

New Media & Society, Vol. 11, No. 3 pp. 315-336, 2009, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 04-14
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2011
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 223 (110,236)

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Institutions, Communication Technologies, Law & Policy, Privacy, Cookies

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Lessons for Open Standard Policies: A Case Study of the Massachusetts Experience

International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, December 10-13, 2007, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 07-13
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Nov 2007
Rajiv C. Shah, Jay P. Kesan and Andrew C. Kennis
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication, University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois
Downloads 195 (122,883)

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Nurturing Software: How Societal Institutions Shape the Development of Software

Communications of the ACM, vol. 48, no. 9, pp. 80-85 (Sept. 2005).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Mar 2004
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
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Analyzing Information Technology & Societal Interactions: A Policy Focused Theoretical Framework

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 07-12
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2007
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 167 (142,123)

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Software Defaults as De Facto Regulation: the Case of the Wireless Internet

Information, Communication, and Society, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 25-46, 2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2008
Rajiv C. Shah and Christian Sandvig
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Dept. of Communication Studies
Downloads 145 (164,342)
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Regulation, Software, Wireless, Defaults, Law, Policy, Internet

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Incorporating Societal Concerns into Communication Technologies

IEEE Technology & Society, pp. 28-33, Summer 2003
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Aug 2004
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 107 (210,987)
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Running Code as Part of an Open Standards Policy

First Monday, Vol. 14, No. 6, June 1, 2009, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-38, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE09-019
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
Jay P. Kesan and Rajiv C. Shah
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication
Downloads 83 (243,955)

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Software as Governance

E-GOVERNMENT INFORMATION, TECHNOLOGY, AND TRANSFORMATION, p. 125, Hans J. Scholl, ed., M.E. Sharpe, 2010, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 10-33
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Apr 2011
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 55 (265,086)

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Law, Policy, Open Standards, Defaults, Software

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Setting Online Policy with Software Defaults

Information, Communication, and Society, Vol. 11, No. 3, October 2008, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Rajiv C. Shah and Jay P. Kesan
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 55 (308,838)

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defaults, policy, software, regulation, code

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Software Defaults as De Facto Regulation: The Case of Wireless APs

TPRC 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Rajiv C. Shah and Christian Sandvig
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication and University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Dept. of Communication Studies
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Lessons for Government Adoption of Open Standards: A Case Study of the Massachusetts Policy

Journal of Information Technology & Politics, Vol. 5(4), 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2016
Rajiv C. Shah, Jay P. Kesan and Andrew C. Kennis
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Communication, University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois
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Citation 1

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Document Formats, Open Standards, Open Formats, Policy, Procurement