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Cultural & Creative Sectors and Industries Data Observatory

Relying on modern data science, the re-use of open governmental data, open science data, and novel harmonized data collection we aim to fill in the gaps left in the official statistics of the European Union about the creative and cultural sectors and industries.

Cultural & Creative Sectors and Industries Data Observatory

Relying on modern data science, the re-use of open governmental data, open science data, and novel harmonized data collection we aim to fill in the gaps left in the official statistics of the European Union about the creative and cultural sectors and industries.

Competition Data Observatory

Our observatory is monitoring the certain segments of the European economy, and develops tools for computational antitrust in Europe.

Reprex is Contesting all Three Challenges of the EU Datathon 2021 Prize

Reprex, a Dutch start-up enterprise formed to utilize open source software and open data in open collaboration with its partners is contesting all three challenges of the EU Datathon 2021 Prizes.

Music Streaming: Is It a Level Playing Field?

Our paper argues that fair competition in music streaming is restricted by the nature of the remuneration arrangements between creators and the streaming platforms, the role of playlists, and the strong negotiating power of the major labels. It concludes that urgent consideration should be given to a user-centric payment system, as well as greater transparency of the factors underpinning playlist creation and of negotiated agreements.