Issue No. 05 - September/October (2005 vol. 3)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2005.137
Bernardo A. Huberman , HP Labs
Eytan Adar , HP Labs
Leslie R. Fine , HP Labs
In several experimental auctions, participants put a dollar value on private information before revealing it to a group. An analysis of results show that a trait's desirability in relation to the group played a key role in the amount people demanded to publicize private information.
privacy, security, finance
Bernardo A. Huberman, Eytan Adar, Leslie R. Fine, "Valuating Privacy", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 3, no. , pp. 22-25, September/October 2005, doi:10.1109/MSP.2005.137