The Economist – The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data
Posted February 26, 2019
The Economist – The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data2019-02-262019-02-26https://leewardcapitalmgt.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/leeward-header-logo-2x.pngLeeward Capital Managementhttps://leewardcapitalmgt.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/economist-data.jpg200px200px
A NEW commodity spawns a lucrative, fast-growing industry, prompting antitrust regulators to step in to restrain those who control its flow. A century ago, the resource in question was oil. Now similar concerns are being raised by the giants that deal in data, the oil of the digital era.