Paul Kominers

Case study

Interoperability case study: the Smart Grid

This case study is part of an ongoing series developed in support of a larger text on interoperability by John Palfrey and Urs Gasser Interop: The Promise and Perils of Highly Interconnected Systems. The book is an extension of their 2007 study and paper, “Breaking...

Open data privacy: a risk-benefit, process-oriented approach to sharing and protecting municipal data

Cities today collect and store a wide range of data that may contain sensitive or identifiable information about residents. As cities embrace open data initiatives, more of this information is available to the public. While releasing data has many important benefits, sharing data comes with...