Director @TheGovLab, Prof @YaleLawSch and @NYUPoly. Director and US Deputy CTO White House @OpenGov Initiative. Author, Smart Citizens, Smarter State (2015).
A review of Bit by Bit: Social Research in the Digital Age Matthew J. Salganik Princeton University Press, 2017. 445 pp.
Reprinted from Brink March 28, 2017
We are undoubtedly living in the middle of an unfolding open data revolution. But open data, as a new tool for governance, is about much more than transparency for its own sake.