Data Science

The world is drowning in data. Why don't we trade it like on a stock exchange?

Trading information could help open up data sharing and access.

Trading information could help open up data sharing and access. Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Dimitri Zabelin
Geopolitical Strategist, Pantheon Insights
Tomonori Yuyama
Fellow, Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Japan, World Economic Forum
Tomoaki Nakanishi
Fellow, Data Policy, World Economic Forum LLC
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Data Science is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Data Science

Have you read?

There remain fundamental differences between data and stock trading
There remain fundamental differences between data and stock trading. Image: Authors


What is the World Economic Forum doing about digital trade?

Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Data ScienceTrade and InvestmentFourth Industrial Revolution
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Scientists discover a new way to predict volcanic eruptions using lasers

Teresa Ubide, Alice MacDonald and Jack Mulder

July 7, 2023


About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum