John G. Palfrey

Harvard Law School

Professor of Law and Vice Dean of Library and Information Resources

1545 Massachusetts Avenue

Areeda Hall 511

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

38

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Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Youth, Privacy and Reputation (Literature Review)

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-5, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-29
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 12 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Alice E. Marwick, Diego Murgia-Diaz and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Fordham University, Communication and Media Studies, Harvard University, Berkman Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,546 (986)
Citation 5

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2.

E-Books in Libraries: A Briefing Document Developed in Preparation for a Workshop on E-Lending in Libraries

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-15
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
David O'Brien, Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,662 (1,577)

Abstract:

e-book, library, publishing, licensing

3.

Exploring Russian Cyberspace: Digitally-Mediated Collective Action and the Networked Public Sphere

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-2
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 1,256 (9,066)

Abstract:

social media, internet, blogosphere, blogging

4.

The Accountable Net: Peer Production of Internet Governance

Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School Virginia Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 9, No. 9, 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 May 2004
David R. Johnson, Susan P. Crawford and John G. Palfrey Jr.
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Harvard University - Berkman Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,244 (10,290)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Internet governance, spam, privacy, and network security, democracy, peer production

5.

Internet Filtering in China in 2004-2005: A Country Study

Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School Research Publication No. 2005-10
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Toronto - Munk Centre for International Studies, Harvard Law School, University of Cambridge, University of Toronto - Munk School of Global Affairs and Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Downloads 987 (14,867)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Internet web filtering, government, China, ONI points of control

6.

Reluctant Gatekeepers: Corporate Ethics on a Filtered Internet

GLOBAL INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY REPORT, p. 69, World Economic Forum, 2006-2007
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 886 (18,671)
Citation 2

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7.

Four Phases of Internet Regulation

Social Research, Vol. 77, No. 3, Fall 2010 , Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-9, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-42
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 773 (19,992)
Citation 1

Abstract:

cyberlaw, democracy

8.

Youth, Creativity, and Copyright in the Digital Age

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2009-05
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Feb 2010
John G. Palfrey Jr., Urs Gasser, Miriam Simun and Rosalie Barnes
Harvard Law School, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 719 (24,624)

Abstract:

Creativity, Curriculum, Copyright Law, Digital Natives, Youth

9.

Content and Control: Assessing the Impact of Policy Choices on Potential Online Business Models in the Music and Film Industries

Berkman Publication Series Paper No. 2005-01
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Derek Slater, Urs Gasser, Meg Smith, Derek E. Bambauer and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Independent, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 715 (24,310)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Copyright, digital media, peer to peer (P2P), DRM

10.

Working Towards a Deeper Understanding of Digital Safety for Children and Young People in Developing Nations

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-7, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-36
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2014
Urs Gasser, Colin M. Maclay and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University and Harvard Law School
Downloads 659 (23,033)

Abstract:

privacy, internet, web, teenagers, teens, young adults, risk

11.

Mapping Russian Twitter

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-3
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Mar 2012
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 631 (26,709)

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12.

Breaking Down Digital Barriers: When and How ICT Interoperability Drives Innovation

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2007-8
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Mar 2008
Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 591 (29,863)
Citation 4

Abstract:

interoperability, technology, ict, innovation, drm, identity, digital, mashup

13.

Cornerstones of Law Libraries for an Era of Digital-Plus

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-4, Law Library Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 471 (43,842)

Abstract:

law library, interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary, digital libraries

14.

Case Study: Mashups Interoperability and eInnovation

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2007-10
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 457 (44,654)
Citation 2

Abstract:

interoperability, technology, ICT, innovation, mashup, digital

15.

The Move to the Middle: The Enduring Threat of "Harmful" Speech to Network Neutrality

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Forthcoming , Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2006-08
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
John G. Palfrey Jr. and Robert Rogoyski
Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 423 (49,939)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Internet, governance, law, technology, corporations, network neutrality

16.

Response to FCC Notice of Inquiry 09-94: Empowering Parents and Protecting Children in an Evolving Media Landscape

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-02, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-19
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 24 May 2014
John G. Palfrey Jr., Urs Gasser and danah boyd
Harvard Law School, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Data & Society Research Institute
Downloads 376 (52,584)

Abstract:

online behavior, social media, education, privacy, risk

17.

Catch-As-Catch-Can: A Case Note on Grokster

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 376 (58,932)
Citation 1

Abstract:

file-sharing, peer-to-peer, Sony Betamax, Digital Entrepreneurship

18.

Case Study: DRM-Protected Music Interoperability and e-Innovation

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2007-9
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 337 (66,629)

Abstract:

interoperability, technology, ict, innovation, drm, music, digital

19.

Case Study: Digital Identity Interoperability and eInnovation

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2007-11
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 311 (70,742)
Citation 1

Abstract:

interoperability, digital, identity, technology, innovation, security, internet

20.

The End of the Experiment: How ICANN's Foray into Global Internet Democracy Failed

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 93; Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2004-02
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Feb 2004
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 287 (77,190)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Internet, governance, law, ICANN, participation, democracy

21.

Local Nets on a Global Network: Filtering and the Internet Governance Problem

THE GLOBAL FLOW OF INFORMATION, Jack Balkin, ed., Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-41
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2014
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 282 (75,554)

Abstract:

Censorship, Internet Filtering, Society, Net Neutrality

22.

Public Discourse in the Russian Blogosphere: Mapping RuNet Politics and Mobilization

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-11
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Oct 2010
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 267 (66,181)
Citation 2

Abstract:

social media, internet, blogosphere, blogging

23.

2010 Report on Distributed Denial of Service (DDos) Attacks

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-16
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Jun 2011
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 208 (102,146)

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24.

Mapping Cloud Interoperability in the Globalized Economy: Theory and Observation from Practice

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-19, NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2012/25
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2013
Urs Gasser, John G. Palfrey Jr. and Matthew B. Becker
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 183 (111,763)

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25.

Deciphering the Codes of Internet Governance: Understanding the Hard Issues at Stake

OII Forum Discussion Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2015
William H. Dutton, John G. Palfrey Jr. and Malcolm Peltu
Michigan State University - Quello Center, Harvard Law School and Oxford Internet Institute
Downloads 174 (125,155)
Citation 4

Abstract:

internet, governance, policy making, government, developing countries, IGF, Internet Governance Forum

26.

The Twenty-First Century Law Library

Law Library Journal, Vol. 101, p. 143, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-25
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 May 2009 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2014
Richard A. Danner, S. Blair Kauffman and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Duke University School of Law, Yale University - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 167 (135,128)

Abstract:

law library, law libraries, duke, library space, 21st century, twenty-first century

27.

Political Change in the Digital Age: The Fragility and Promise of Online Organizing

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-15
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Jun 2011
Bruce Etling, Robert Faris and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 150 (140,176)

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28.

The Challenge of Developing Effective Public Policy on the Use of Social Media by Youth

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 63, p. 5, 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper 11-10
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 146 (146,256)

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29.

The Evolving Landscape of Internet Control: A Summary of Our Recent Research and Recommendations

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2011-05
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Oct 2011
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard Law School, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 136 (147,828)
Citation 1

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30.

International Bloggers and Internet Control

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2011-06
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Oct 2011
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 136 (152,865)

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31.

Accountability and Transparency at ICANN: An Independent Review (Final Report)

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-13
Number of pages: 144 Posted: 18 Feb 2012
Urs Gasser, Herbert Burkert, John G. Palfrey Jr. and Jonathan L. Zittrain
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, University of St. Gallen, Research Center for Information Law, Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Downloads 126 (151,975)

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32.

What You Must Know to Help Combat Youth Bullying, Meanness, and Cruelty

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2013-5
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Jan 2013
danah boyd and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Data & Society Research Institute and Harvard Law School
Downloads 118 (173,757)

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33.

Fostering Innovation and Trade in the Global Information Society: The Different Facets and Roles of Interoperability

Trade Governance in the Digital Age, Mira Burri and Thomas Cottier, eds., Cambridge University Press, May 2012, Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-20, NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2011/39
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2013
Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 108 (165,712)

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34.

How the COPPA, as Implemented, is Misinterpreted by the Public: A Research Perspective

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-12
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
danah boyd, Urs Gasser and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Data & Society Research Institute, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 94 (196,032)

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35.

The Public and the Private at the United States Border with Cyberspace

Mississippi Law Journal, Vol. 78, No. 2, pp. 241-292, 2008, Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2008-10
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Feb 2010
John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard Law School
Downloads 90 (211,220)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Data, Privacy, Cyberspace, 4th Amendment

36.

2011 Circumvention Tool Evaluation

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2011-08
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Oct 2011
Hal Roberts, Ethan Zuckerman and John G. Palfrey Jr.
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 84 (209,809)

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37.

Interoperability in Information Systems in the Furtherance of Trade

NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2012/26, Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-21
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2014
John G. Palfrey Jr. and Urs Gasser
Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 69 (220,237)

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38.

International Bloggers and Internet Control: Full Survey

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2011-07
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Oct 2011
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard Law School
Downloads 56 (286,039)

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