Sharing data in Economics

Edward Cartwright is a Professor of Economics in the Department of Strategic Management and Marketing at De Montfort University (DMU). Edward’s public research data is available on dmu.figshare.com.
This is a case study conducted by Megan Hardeman.

Key Points

• You can share your data easily on DMU Figshare and make your data available before the associated paper
is published.

• Making data publicly available means other sources - including media - can reuse and share the data.

• Data sharing in business schools is going to continue to become a priority.