The reach and richness of Wikipedia: Is Wikinomics only for rich countries?

Morten Rask

Abstract


This study examined the impact of technological and economic factors on the global diffusion of Wikinomics among developed and developing countries. Examining different language editions of Wikipedia, this study found significant correlation between a variety of socio-economic factors and involvement in Wikipedia.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/fm.v13i6.2046



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