The Economics of Data Integrity
by: Ricky Erway and Brian Lavoie
This brief paper is in response to a call for papers for the UNC/NSF Curating for Quality workshop. We describe the aspects of costs and sustainability of data curation as they pertain to data integrity.
Erway, Ricky and Brian Lavoie. 2012. "The Economics of Data Integrity." In Curating for Quality: Ensuring Data Quality to Enable New Science, edited by Gary Marchionini, Christopher A. Lee, and Heather Bowden, 53- 56. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Full report: http://datacuration.web.unc.edu/files/2012/10/NSF_Data_Curation_Workshop_Report.pdf. Chapter preprint: http://www.oclc.org/content/dam/research/publications/library/2012/erway-dataintegrity.pdf (.pdf: 71K/8 pp) .