Geographic origin of libre software developers

This paper examines the claim that libre (free, open source) software involves global development. The anecdotal evidence is that developers usually work in teams including individuals residing in many different geographical areas, time zones and even continents and that, as a whole, the libre softw...

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Volume: 20
Main Author: Gonzalez-Barahona, Jesus M
Robles, Gregorio
Andradas-Izquierdo, Roberto
Ghosh, Rishab Aiyer
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Professional
Trade
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2008
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier
published in: Information economics and policy Vol. 20; no. 4; pp. 356 - 363
ORCID: 0000-0002-1442-6761
0000-0001-9682-460X
Data of publication: 2008
ISSN: 0167-6245
1873-5975
EISSN: 1873-5975
Discipline: Journalism & Communications
Economics
Series: Information Economics and Policy
Subjects:
L17
C81
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2008
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