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Dr Wolf Richter

Former DPhil Student

Dr Wolf Richter

Former DPhil Student

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Wolf Richter joined the Oxford Internet Institute as a DPhil student in October 2006 to study the economical and legal impact of the social web, aka Web 2.0.

Prior to that, Wolf has worked in IT strategy consulting and was involved in transformation projects in the telecommunications, logistics and high tech industry across Europe and the US. He holds masters degrees in Intellectual property law from Swiss Federal Institute in Zurich and Computer Sciences from Humboldt University in Berlin.

Research Interests

Collaborative creation of intellectual goods, value chains of intellectual production, mashups and peer-to-peer enabled business models, trust, trust and quality in virtual communities, intellectual property.

Positions at the OII

  • DPhil Student, October 2006 - August 2009