Digital Footprints from Latin America and the Caribbean (Huellas digitales de América Latina y el Caribe)

8 Pages Posted: 2 May 2018

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Amber Kumar

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Daniela Hernandez

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Gigi Guo

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Gigi Nguyen

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Hongyi Lu

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Jasmin Escobar

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Jen Dou

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Jenna Rutledge

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Jennifer Kim

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Jerry Khai Bach

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Johnathan Duong

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Jongmin Park

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Joyce Luk

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Juius Ramos

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Kalani Murakami

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Maria Anne Gitiha

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Haoran Paul Zhang

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Patika Madhur

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Rachel Bomactao

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Rose Wang

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Weisu Yin

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Wesly Tan

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab

Martin Hilbert

University of California, Davis

Date Written: April 14, 2018

Abstract

English Abstract: This report presents some preliminary findings from a project aimed at exploring how digital footprint data can be utilized to measure digital development in Latin America and the Caribbean. All collected data is publicly available (through web scraping or API).

Spanish Abstract: Este informe presenta algunos hallazgos preliminares de un proyecto destinado a explorar cómo se puede utilizar los datos de la huella digital para medir el desarrollo digital en América Latina y el Caribe. Todos los datos recopilados están a disposición del público (a través de web scraping o API).

Keywords: big data, Latin America, ICT4D, statistics, international development, digital economy

Suggested Citation

Kumar, Amber and Hernandez, Daniela and Guo, Gigi and Nguyen, Gigi and Lu, Hongyi and Escobar, Jasmin and Dou, Jen and Rutledge, Jenna and Kim, Jennifer and Khai Bach, Jerry and Duong, Johnathan and Park, Jongmin and Luk, Joyce and Ramos, Juius and Murakami, Kalani and Gitiha, Maria Anne and Zhang, Haoran Paul and Madhur, Patika and Bomactao, Rachel and Wang, Rose and Yin, Weisu and Tan, Wesly and Hilbert, Martin, Digital Footprints from Latin America and the Caribbean (Huellas digitales de América Latina y el Caribe) (April 14, 2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3162864 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3162864

Amber Kumar

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
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Daniela Hernandez

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Gigi Guo

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Gigi Nguyen

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Hongyi Lu

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Jasmin Escobar

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Jen Dou

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Jenna Rutledge

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Jennifer Kim

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Jerry Khai Bach

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Johnathan Duong

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Jongmin Park

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Joyce Luk

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Juius Ramos

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Kalani Murakami

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Maria Anne Gitiha

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Haoran Paul Zhang

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Patika Madhur

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Rachel Bomactao

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Rose Wang

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Weisu Yin

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Wesly Tan

University of California, Davis - Computational Communication Research Lab ( email )

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
United States

Martin Hilbert (Contact Author)

University of California, Davis ( email )

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Apt 153
Davis, CA 95616
United States

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