Content as Community Regulator: The Recursive Relationship Between Consumption and Contribution in Open Collaboration Communities
Organization Science, Volume 27, Issue 5, 2016, Pages 1258-1274.
Companies increasingly rely on open collaboration communities to create knowledge and organize work. Open collaboration communities are unique in that every consumer of the content created by the community is also a potential contributor. We show that consumption and contribution in open collaboration communities positively reinforce each...More
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