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How will urban data, and the platforms through which we access and commodify urban data, affect the way we live in and govern twenty-first century cities? This short chapter offers a concise outline of how urban data is fundamentally altering the the structure of urban governance. The chapter also explores how both local governments and non-governmental actors should approach the new frontier that data-based governance offers.

Keywords: urban data, sharing economy, artificial intelligence, big data, AI, platform

Added May 7, 2020