Cross-Border Data Flows Enable the Digital Economy: An overview

Monday 25 September 2017 | 2017 | Cross-border data flows | Data protection | Global | Policy Position | Privacy |

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The free flow of data across borders is essential for the digital economy, yet many governments place restrictions on the movement of data internationally. Some of these restrictions may be unnecessary and can stifle innovation, efficiency and economic activity. What, then, is the right balance for regulation?