|Title of host publication||Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance|
|Publication status||Published - 18 Jul 2022|
The 21st-century economy is increasingly built around data. Firms and individuals upload and store enormous amount of data. Most of the produced data is stored on private servers, but a considerable part is made publicly available across the 1.83 billion websites available online. These data can be accessed by researchers using web-scraping techniques.
- web scraping
- online prices
- online vacancies
- big data