Vili Lehdonvirta
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Vili Lehdonvirta, PhD (Econ. Soc), MSc (Tech), Research Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford

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08/08/2014
Speaking in a panel at Ping! Collaborate in Budapest next Thursday about how future content and...

Speaking in a panel at Ping! Collaborate in Budapest next Thursday about how future content and journalism is financed and/or crowdsourced

01/08/2014
Speaking in a panel on “Big Data” about how I use log data from companies in research,...

Speaking in a panel on “Big Data” about how I use log data from companies in research, at Aboagora, Turku, Finland, 12 August

11/07/2014
03/07/2014
I’ve joined the journal Policy & Internet as an editor. Here is my take on the past and...

I’ve joined the journal Policy & Internet as an editor. Here is my take on the past and future of this research area.

03/07/2014
Economics for Orcs: How can virtual world economies inform national economies? A talk I gave at my...

Economics for Orcs: How can virtual world economies inform national economies? A talk I gave at my book’s launch event at the Oxford Internet Institute on 26 June.

09/05/2014
Giving a keynote on “Policy making in the digital era” at the KIDE day organized by...

Giving a keynote on “Policy making in the digital era” at the KIDE day organized by Finland’s ministry of communications in Helsinki on 14 May

23/04/2014
Speaking tomorrow at the F2P Summit in London on Why Put a Player-to-Player Economy into Your F2P...

Speaking tomorrow at the F2P Summit in London on Why Put a Player-to-Player Economy into Your F2P Game, and How?

25/02/2014
I’m co-organizing a conference on Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy at the Oxford Internet...

I’m co-organizing a conference on Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy at the Oxford Internet Institute on 25-26 Sep. Abstract deadline is 14 March, check it out!

06/01/2014
The Helsinki Spring: my short essay on entrepreneurship and cultural change published in Research on...

The Helsinki Spring: my short essay on entrepreneurship and cultural change published in Research on Finnish Society

18/12/2013
Identity and Self-Organization in Unstructured Work: my first full paper about life as a crowd...

Identity and Self-Organization in Unstructured Work: my first full paper about life as a crowd worker published in the Dynamics of Virtual Work working paper series (with Paul Mezier)

22/11/2013
We’re recruiting a researcher to the OII to do fieldwork on virtual work in Southeast Asia and...

We’re recruiting a researcher to the OII to do fieldwork on virtual work in Southeast Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa - apply by 13 December!

22/11/2013
Interested in pursuing a master’s degree or a doctorate at the Oxford Internet Institute?...

Interested in pursuing a master’s degree or a doctorate at the Oxford Internet Institute? Check out our Virtual Open Day on Tuesday 26 November.

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