This issue is based on the special call "Open Government and open information". Guest Editors: Olivier Glassey (Lausanne); Theresa Pardo (New York), Efthimios Tambouris (Macedonia).

The special issue covers topics such as the transformation of governments and politics through Open Government, public policies for open information and collaboration, the changing relation between the citizen and the state, the challenges, hurdles and risks of Open Data and open information, governmentality, data privacy and security.

Published: 2011-12-29