Chair: Professor Sonia Livingstone
Recorded on 16 October 2012 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.
Big challenges face policy makers trying to balance conflicting interests in the information society. This lecture examines why digital information and complex networks make policymaking especially difficult.
Robin Mansell is professor of new media and the internet at LSE and author of Imagining the Internet.
William H Dutton is professor of internet studies at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford.
Robert Wade is professor of political economy and development at LSE.