O'Reilly Emerging Technology Conference - March 3-6, 2006 - San Diego, CA
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Session

The Economics of Attention: A Layman's View of the Economic Model of Attention

David L. Sifry, Founder and CEO, Technorati, Inc.

Date: Tuesday, March 07
Time: 11:30am - 11:45am
Location: Elizabeth Ballroom ABCD

Lots of people are talking about "The Attention Economy" lately, but what are the rules of this economy? What can we learn from basic Macroeconomic and Microeconomic theory that helps to pinpoint where value lies in this new economy? Very basic economic theory will be discussed, but will focus on concrete examples that illustrate the points, so no need for a PhD in economics or mathematics to get something out of the presentation.


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