Online platforms and the digital single market opportunities and challenges for Europe
25 May 2016
In the recent years online platforms have dramatically changed the digital economy and that they bring many benefits in today’s digital society. The document stresses that the growing importance of online platforms in the digital economy and explores how to create the right environment to attract, retain, and grow new online platform innovators but also provide a balance regulatory framework for online platforms in the Digital Single Market. Lastly, the document examines how to implement main principles for online platform development in the EU.