Wikipédia : individual contribution for collective intelligence[Essay] by Guillaume Tellez

2011-06-09

The author was part of the “Alternative Management” third year program in HEC in 2011.

Wikipédia is one of those huge Web-based successes of the 2000 based on a collective organization and production of content. Unlike many Web success stories, Wikipédia is built on a foundation model. This double characteristic, a collective construction of a gigantic tool and a non-profit model, has made the success of this venture.

Quote article  Guillaume Tellez, « Wikipédia : individual contribution for collective intelligence », 09 june 2011, Alternative Management Observatory (AMO), [Essay]
http://appli6.hec.fr/amo/Articles/Entry/Item/186.sls

In the same section

Wikipédia : individual contribution for collective intelligence

[Essay]

[Essay] : Guillaume Tellez

Wikipédia is one of those huge Web-based successes of the 2000 based on a collective organization and production of content. Unlike many Web success stories, Wikipédia is built on a foundation model. This double characteristic, a collective construction of a gigantic tool and a non-profit model,...

>>Read more

Can agricultural producers gain a competitive advantage through Community subsidies?

[Research paper]

[Research paper] : Marie Chalopin

Community Supported Agriculture is intended to foster sustainable, diversified and local agriculture, at a price that is fair for both producers and consumers. Through such a scheme, producers should be able to recover all their production costs and earn a fair return. It seems that Community...

>>Read more

Reorientation in HEC careers

[Research paper]

[Research paper] : Pauline Séguy

HEC is the number one business school in Europe, training the elite of the business world. However, the job opportunities and careers highlighted by the school do not seem to reflect the diversity found in the careers of HEC alumni. We intend to study the professional reorientations of the alumni...

>>Read more

Risk generation: how ans why protest movements evolve and renew themselves?

[Research paper]

[Research paper] : Pierre-Antoine Chiarelli

This thesis considers the Risk Generation movement, which was founded to contest changes to  internship  training schemes. Despite the scarcity of its resources, this movement was a real success. This paper is focused more on the reasons which explain the constitution of the movements and those...

>>Read more

Eco districts : an anlysis of brakes and levers in their distribution

[Research paper]

[Research paper] : Clémence Chouvet

Eco districts are a new way of developing cities to reduce the effect of greenhouse gases, promote the economy and social cohesion for a more sustainable development. These districts show that it is possible to consider town planning in a different way from previous times. Their distribution is...

>>Read more

With the same doctype

Essay

Sustainability Initiatives of Emory... The objective of this review is to sum... by Jie Zhu
Center for the promotion of ecological... How to conciliate private housing in... by Camille Portejoie
SELCO, solar energy to fight poverty SELCO India is a social business... by Margaux Vinez
Limits and stakes of local democracy.... What is local democracy? What is its... by Anne Hurand
The role of the State in micro-finance... Over the last 25 years, the... by Olympe Bédier
The community of the free : Hackers,... This essay represents a personal view... by Claudia Pöpperl
Is Official Development Aid Designed to... Since 1945 and the independence of old... by Guillaume Angué
Wikipédia : individual contribution... Wikipédia is one of those huge... by Guillaume Tellez
Is car-sharing the next way to drive in... The concept of car-sharing has been... by Rudy Guénaire
Eco villages: from utopia to real... Eco-village projects have been... by Thomas Lebreuil