Richard S. Whitt

GLIA Foundation

President

573 Upland Road

Emerald Hills, CA CA 94062

United States

http://www.glia.net

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Ideas:
“  As head of GLIA Foundation, and co-founder of GLIAnet PRIMER, I seek to create viable opportunities to engender greater human autonomy and agency, via computational technologies (or, "HAACS"). A chief goal is giving people tangible ways to counter the Web's "SEAMs" paradigm (in which companies and governments alike Surveil people, Extract and Analyze their data, and Manipulate their behaviors). My current focus is crafting trustworthy governance measures (such as digital fiduciaries) and inclusive "edgetech" applications (such as Personal AIs and symmetrical interfaces).  ”

Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

IoT Safety and Security as Shared Responsibility

Journal of Business Informatics, Number 1, Issue 35 (2016), pp 7-19
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2016
Google Inc., Stanford University, 42 Wolfsburg / Berlin and GLIA Foundation
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Internet of Things, IoT, Internet governance, cybersecurity, digital safety

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The New 'Emergence Economics' of Innovation and Growth, and What it Means for Communications Policy

Journal on Telecommunications and High Technology Law, Vol. 7, No. 217, 2009
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 08 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Richard S. Whitt and Stephen Schultze
GLIA Foundation and Berkman Center for Internet And Society, Harvard University
Downloads 407 (102,126)
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broadband, internet policy, network effects, spillovers, endogenous growth, externalitites, telecommunications

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The Problem of Exclusive Arrangements in Multiple Dwelling Units: Unlocking Broadband Growth in Indonesia and the Global South

International Journal of Business, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2016
Stanford University, Google, Inc., GLIA Foundation, Google, Inc. and Google Inc.
Downloads 275 (155,906)

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broadband, multiple dwelling units, internet, wireless, Indonesia, competition

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A Deference to Protocol: Fashioning a Three-Dimensional Public Policy Framework for the Internet Age

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 31 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2017
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 262 (163,786)
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Internet, regulation, technology, public policy, framework, TPRC

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Composite Ethical Frameworks for IOT and Other Emerging Technologies

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Max Senges, Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Richard S. Whitt
42 Wolfsburg / Berlin, Stanford University and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 231 (185,005)

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artificial intelligence, AI, machine learning, ML, ethichs and AI

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A Horizontal Leap Forward: Formulating a New Communications Public Policy Framework Based on the Network Layers Model

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 56, No. 3, p. 587, 2004
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 30 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 221 (192,964)
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Measuring Connectivity: A Call to Measure Internet Development with Open, Timely, and Relevant Data

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2015
Google, Inc., Google Inc., GLIA Foundation, Stanford University, Google Inc., Google Inc., Google Inc., Google Inc., Google Inc. and Google Inc.
Downloads 208 (204,244)
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Broadband, ITU, Internet

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Old School Goes Online: Exploring Fiduciary Obligations of Care and Loyalty in the Platforms Era [FINAL VERSION]

TPRC47: The 47th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy 2019
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 184 (227,777)

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information fiduciaries, duty of loyalty, duty of care, platforms, data protection, privacy

9.

A Perspective from the Private Sector: Ensuring that Forum Follows Function

in Beyond Netmundial: The Roadmap for Institutional Improvements to the Global Internet Governance Ecosystem (William J. Drake and Monroe Price, Eds). 2014, Center for Global Communication Studies, Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
Google Inc., Stanford University, 42 Wolfsburg / Berlin and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 140 (285,375)
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IGF, Internet Governance, United Nations, Internet Policy

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Nudging Towards Data Equity: The Role of Stewardship and Fiduciaries in the Digital Economy

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Apr 2021
Astha Kapoor and Richard S. Whitt
Aapti Institute and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 133 (296,782)

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privacy, fiduciaries, data trusts

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The Politics of Procedure: An Examination of the GATT Dispute Settlement Panel and the Article XXI Defense in the Context of the U.S. Embargo of Nicaragua (1987)

Law and Policy in International Business, The International Law Journal of Georgetown University Law Center, Volume 19, Number 3 (1987)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 94 (377,218)

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GATT, ICJ, Article XXI, Nicaragua

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Adaptive Policy-Making: Evolving and Applying Emergent Solutions for U.S. Communications Policy

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 61, p. 483, 2009
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 07 Dec 2011
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 79 (418,624)
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economics, policymaking, communications policy, public policy

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Hiding in the Open: How Tech Network Policies Can Inform 'Openness by Design' (and Vice Versa) [ORIGINAL UNEDITED VERSION]

TPRC 46: The 46th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy 2018
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
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'Through a Glass, Darkly' -- Technical, Policy, and Financial Actions to Avert the Coming Digital Dark Ages

Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal, Vol. 33, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 09 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 66 (461,203)

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Internet, digital preservation, digital archiving, public policy, governance, multistakeholder, copyright law

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Democratizing AI: Ensuring human autonomy over our computational “screens, scenes, and unseens”

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 56 (499,272)

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AI

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Evolving Broadband Policy: Taking Adaptive Stances to Foster Optimal Internet Platforms

CommLaw Conspectus, Vol. 17, No. 417, 2009
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 07 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2014
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 51 (520,449)

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broadband, public policy, communications, economics, technology, FCC

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Hacking the SEAMs: Elevating Digital Autonomy and Agency for Humans

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Sep 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
Downloads 33 (611,804)

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From Thurii to Quayside: Creating Inclusive Blended Spaces in Digital Communities

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Nov 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
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Information Services in the 1990s: A Case Study in Rethinking the Beneficial Uses of Industrial Policy (1993)

High Tech Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1993
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Randolph J. May and Richard S. Whitt
The Free State Foundation and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 12 (771,467)

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ESPs, FCC, Access Charges, Information Services, Industrial Policy, ESP Exemption

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Hiding in the Open: How Tech Network Policies Can Inform Openness by Design (and Vice Versa) [FINAL VERSION]

3 Geo. L. Tech. Rev. 28 (2018)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation
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21.

Digital Stewardship: An Introductory White Paper

Digital Stewardship: An Introductory White Paper Richard Whitt Oasis Foundation (July 28, 2020) Version 1.0
Posted: 23 Sep 2020
Richard S. Whitt
GLIA Foundation

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