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WGBH Forum Network; Economics of Knowledge as a Public Good, The; The Economics of Open Courseware

01/23/2006

The Economics of Knowledge as a Public Good The Economics of Open Courseware Anne Margulies, Open CourseWare, MIT Steve Carson, Open CourseWare, MIT Shigeru B. Miyagawa, Open CourseWare, MIT MIT Open CourseWare Director Anne Margulies, MIT Open CourseWare Senior Strategist Steve Carson, and MIT Professor of Linguistics and MIT Open CourseWare advisor Shigeru Miyagawa explain the seemingly counterintuitive bene fits of making all MIT courses available online to anyone anywhere at no cost.


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WGBH Forum Network
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Economics of Knowledge as a Public Good, The; The Economics of Open Courseware
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3020

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THE ECONOMICS OF KNOWLEDGE AS A PUBLIC GOOD THE ECONOMICS OF OPEN COURSEWARE

ANNE MARGULIES, OPEN COURSEWARE, MIT STEVE CARSON, OPEN COURSEWARE, MIT SHIGERU B. MIYAGAWA, OPEN COURSEWARE, MIT

MIT OPEN COURSEWARE DIRECTOR ANNE MARGULIES, MIT OPEN COURSEWARE SENIOR STRATEGIST STEVE CARSON, AND MIT PROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS AND MIT OPEN COURSEWARE ADVISOR SHIGERU MIYAGAWA EXPLAIN THE SEEMINGLY COUNTERINTUITIVE BENE FITS OF MAKING ALL MIT COURSES AVAILABLE ONLINE TO ANYONE ANYWHERE AT NO COST.

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