OpenCorporates is a proud supporter of academic research and has been a core resource relied upon by researchers and investigators. While our online platform remains free for all, we collaborate with researchers so they can use our Open Data API & do custom data extracts on request. We believe open data and company information has a lot of value for the wider society. The following is a list of published articles and reports that use opencorporates. We appreciate the work done by others but take no responsibility for the content.

If you’re work isn’t listed here, you can submit to us on research@opencorporates.com.

Title: Who is doing what when it comes to technology for transparency, accountability and anti-corruption
Author: Tim Davies
Link: http://giswatch.org/sites/default/files/gisw_12_i_review.pdf

Title: Revealing Trends and Insights in Online Hiring Market Using Linking Open Data Cloud: Active Hiring a Use Case Study
Author: Amar-Djalil Mezaour, Julien Law-To, Robert Isele, Thomas Schandl, and Gerd Zechmeister
Link: http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=

Title: The Linked Data Mining Challenge 2014
Author: Vojtˇech Sv´atek, Jindˇrich Mynarz, and Heiko Paulheim
Link: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1243/paper6.pdf

Title: Open Financial Data from the Macedonian Stock Exchange
Author: Bojan Najdenov, Hristijan Pejchinoski, Kristina Cieva, Milos Jovanovik, Dimitar Trajanov
Link: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-09879-1_12

Title: Linking social, open, and enterprise data
Author: Tope Omitola , John Davies, Alistair Duke, Hugh Glaser, Nigel Shadbolt
Link: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/365638/1/a41-Omitola.pdf

Title: Chinese enterprise knowledge graph construction based on Linked Data
Author: Qingliang Miao, Yao Meng, Bo Zhang
Link: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7050795&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D7050795

Title: The collaborative construction of open databases as tools for citizen empowerment
Author: S Álvarez García, M Gértrudix Barrio, M Rajas Fernández
Link: http://revistalatinacs.org/069/paper/1029_UR/RLCS_paper1029en.pdf

Title: The Transparency Opportunity: Holding Power to Account–or Making Power Accountable?
Author: Paul Bradshaw
Link: https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=hgsCAwAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PA141&dq=opencorporates&ots=e61ggK0AY_&sig=tixkxyGqFrc6XR48_ybunbtwBOo#v=onepage&q=opencorporates&f=false

Title: Linked data in enterprise information integration
Author: Philipp Frischmuth, Jakub Klímek, Sören Auer, Sebastian Tramp, Jörg Unbehauen, Kai Holzweißig, and Carl-Martin Marquardt
Link: http://semantic-web-journal.org/sites/default/files/swj300.pdf

Title: Critical success factors when going global: Agribusiness co-operative growth
Link: http://grassland.org.nz/publications/nzgrassland_publication_2528.pdf

Title: Public Procurement in Linked Open Data Paradigm
Author: Krzysztof Węcel
Link: http://bazekon.icm.edu.pl/bazekon/element/bwmeta1.element.ekon-element-000171356143

Title: Weaving the Economic Linked Open Data
Author: Michalis N. Vafopoulos, Marios Meimaris
Link: http://poseidon01.ssrn.com/delivery.php?ID=640110006084085002098125081007019100116083053041025023023024099000021083077084106022097032122107040035018095066099029073107125111087030019015009120122071091088011005086047032103008080082070064088069082115025102008092026102011015028103113021114106087&EXT=pdf&TYPE=2

Title: Linked data in enterprises
Author: Krzysztof Węcel
Link: http://yadda.icm.edu.pl/yadda/element/bwmeta1.element.ekon-element-000171263279

Title: Unravelling complex organisational structures among mobile operators
Author: Jason Whalley, Peter Curwen
Link: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/info-07-2012-0032

Title: Politics of Open Government Data: A Neo-Gramscian Analysis of the United Kingdom’s Open Government Data Initiative
Author: Joanne Bates
Link: http://e-space.mmu.ac.uk/e-space/bitstream/2173/303783/1/Jo%20Bates%20-%20Final%20Thesis%20-%20250413.pdf

Title: Should Business Informatics Care about Linked Open Data?
Author: Witold Abramowicz, Krzysztof Węcel
Link: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-40823-

Title: Automatic Population of a Pharmaceutical Company Ontology
Author: Ilinca Suzana Tudose
Link: https://ad.informatik.uni-freiburg.de/publikationen/bachelor_master_arbeiten/masterthesis_ilinca_tudose

Title: Open Reconcile: A Practical Open-sourced Ontology-driven Webservice
Author: Rebecca Lawler, Hui Yang, Kathryn Woods, Josh Kaminker
Link: http://cs.sfsu.edu/~huiyang/publications/VORTE2012.pdf

Title: Towards a Stepwise Method for Unifying and Reconciling Corporate Names in Public Contracts Metadata: The CORFU Technique
Author: Jose María Álvarez-Rodríguez, Patricia Ordoñez de Pablos, Michail Vafopoulos, José Emilio Labra-Gayo
Link: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-319-03437-9_31

Title: Linked Open Data for Public Procurement
Author: Vojtěch Svátek, Jindřich Mynarz, Krzysztof Węcel, Jakub Klímek, Tomáš Knap, Martin Nečaský
Link: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-09846-3_10

Title: Can Data Deliver Better Government?
Link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1467-923X.2011.02249.x/abstract

Title: Bribery and Corruption in Telecommunications-New Approaches to Licencing
Author: Ewan Sutherland
Link: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2286913

Title: Query expansion methods and performance evaluation for reusing linking open data of the European public procurement notices
Author: Jose María Álvarez, José Emilio Labra, Ramón Calmeau, Ángel Marín, José Luis Marín
Link: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-25274-7_50

Title: Innovative services to ease the access to the public procurement notices using linking open data and advanced methods based on semantics
Author: Jose María Álvarez, José Emilio Labra, Ramón Calmeau, Ángel Marín, José Luis Marín
Link: http://www.josemalvarez.es/web/mypapers/metteg2011.pdf

Title: A map of the UK games industry
Author: Juan Mateos–Garcia, Hasan Bakhshi, Mark Lenel
Link: http://addict.pt/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/map_uk_games_industry_wv.pdf

Title: Privacy protection in open information management platforms
Author: Gkoulalas-Divanis, A, Mac Aonghusa, P.
Link: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6717073&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D6717073

Title: Fighting Phantom Firms in the UK: From Opening Up Datasets to Reshaping Data Infrastructures?
Author: Jonathan Gray, Tim Davies
Link: http://www.opendataresearch.org/dl/symposium2015/odrs2015-paper61.pdf

Title: Re-using Cool URIs: Entity Reconciliation Against LOD Hubs.
Author: Fadi Maali, Richard Cyganiak, Vassilios Peristeras
Link: http://events.linkeddata.org/ldow2011/papers/ldow2011-paper11-maali.pdf

Title: OpenTransportNet – Spatially Referenced Data Hubs for Innovation in the Transport Section
Author: Otakar Čerba, Štěpán Kafka, Marek Šplíchal, Karel Charvát, Michal Šrédl, Jan Bojko, Přemysl Vohnout, Raitis Berzins, Dmitrij Kozukh
Link: http://www.opentransportnet.eu/otn/sites/default/files/OTN%20D3.6%20Semantic%20Report_v1.0.pdf

Title: Experimenting with Open Data
Author: Öztürk, Aybüke
Link: http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?dswid=7498&aq=%5B%5B%5D%5D&aq2=%5B%5B%5D%5D&sf=all&aqe=%5B%5D&af=%5B%5D&searchType=SIMPLE&sortOrder=author_sort_asc&onlyFullText=false&noOfRows=50&language=en&pid=diva2%3A651286&dspwid=7498&jfwid=7498

Title: Covering Oil: Big Data, New tools and Journalism
Author: Anya Schiffrin, Erika Rodrigues
Link: http://ijec.org/2014/01/29/covering-oil-big-data-new-tools-and-journalism/

Title: Offshoring
Author: John Urry
Link: https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=UrLDAwAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PT6&dq=opencorporates&ots=YRhVTVEzPW&sig=Wi-WBbxgp0xnar9df3R8oonELPs#v=onepage&q=opencorporates&f=false

Title: Bribery and Corruption in Telecommunications – Best Practice in Prevention and Remedies
Author: Ewan Sutherland
Link: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2014665

Title: The Internet of Things: the case for public voice
Author: Sonia Bussu
Link: http://www.sciencewise-erc.org.uk/cms/assets/Uploads/Publications/2014-11-14IOTEdited-for-publicationFinal.pdf

Title: Three Types of Data Exchange in the Open Government Information Projects
Author: Yuri P. Lipuntsov
Link: http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2729129

Title: Social control, transparency, and participation in the big data world
Author: Alessandro Mantelero
Link: http://staff.polito.it/alessandro.mantelero/JIL_0414_Mantelero.pdf

Link: http://www.tmrfindia.org/ijcsa/v11i32.pdfhttp://www.tmrfindia.org/ijcsa/v11i32.pdf

Title: Connecting people, sharing knowledge, increasing transparency: using the Land Portal to increase access to open data, share best practices and monitor women’s land rights
Author: Meggiolaro, Laura, Pallas, Sabine, Davies, Timothy G. and Treakle
Link: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/349737/

Title: Databases and Information Systems VIII
Author: A. Kalja, H.-M. Haav, T. Robal
Link: https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=aD8oBgAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PA3&dq=opencorporates&ots=q0RZO3E_lP&sig=5ipoMfGlqh1RgnGIQ_3LBmEAsk0#v=onepage&q=opencorporates&f=false (see page 10)

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