Economic and social impact of software and software-based services (SSBS)

Practice Area: Competition & Antitrust
Client: EC DG Information Society
Published: August, 2010
Tagged: EC/EEA ex-post evaluation qualitative analysis quantitative analysis

The study evaluates the potential economic and social impact of software-based services in the EU and identifies the drivers of growth and competitiveness of the sector, the current barriers limiting the sector’s development, the policy actions needed to remove those barriers, and the economic and social impact of such actions.