ERIC Number: ED116643
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
The Program Year in Review; Annual Report 1974-75. Volume 2.
Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Program on Information Technologies and Public Policy.
This second volume of a two volume annual report provides details on the research, teaching, and communication activities of the Program on Information Technologies and Public Policy from September 1974 through September 1975. Projects included a census of the communications industry, the composition of a bibliography of informational science materials, and studies in areas such as: electronic fund transfers, educational technology, cable television, shared versus stand-alone computers, Europe's computer industry, the specialized carrier market, library technology, privacy and the Buckley amendment, management systems, and governmental regulation of informational systems. The cost of informational technology was investigated with special reference to telephones and mail delivery. Also a massive project was initiated to map the international flow of computer data. Lists are provided of the year's faculty seminars and of new staff publications. (EMH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Program on Information Technologies and Public Policy.