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The revolutionary impact of the smartphone.1 More than just hardware, the smartphone also inaugurated a new era for software developers around the world. Apple’s opening up of the App Store in 2008...
By Michael Mandel , on 02/22/2017

Developers to write mobile applications from anywhere in the world, with the ability to sell and distribute them globally. This paper examines the economic impact of the App Economy in Japan. We estimate that...
By Michael Mandel , on 11/16/2016

Hardware. Apple’s opening of the App Store in 2008, followed by Android Market (now Google Play) and other app stores, created a way for iOS and Android developers to write mobile applications that could run...
By Michael Mandel , on 05/15/2018

All around the world we are seeing the rise of the App Economy— jobs, companies, and economic growth created by the production and distribution of mobile applications (“apps”) that run on smartphones...
By Michelle Di Ionno , on 10/13/2016

La version française est ci-dessous. The global App Economy started in 2007, when Apple introduced the first iPhone. Apple’s opening of the App Store in 2008 – followed by Android Market (later...
By Elliott Long , on 04/08/2019

More embedded into daily life. In this paper, we focus on Brazil’s App Economy: Those app developers and other workers who create, maintain, and support an ever-expanding range of apps for health...
By Michael Mandel , on 04/23/2020

Of the leading countries for mobile app downloads, due to its more than 500 million smartphone users. (2) At the same time, as we will show in this report, India also has a very strong App Economy. We...
By Michael Mandel , on 09/12/2019

We live in a world where the communications sector is driving the recovery and receiving much attention. We believe that this is the most important ongoing development in the American economy...
By Michael Mandel , on 05/02/2012

Software developers around the world. Apple’s opening up of the App Store in 2008, followed by Android Market (now Google Play) and other app stores, created a way for iOS and Android developers to write...
By Michael Mandel , on 01/25/2018

In this paper PPI estimates that App Economy employment in the United States totaled 1.729 million as of December 2016. Based on our previous work, the number of App Economy jobs in the United...
By Michael Mandel , on 05/03/2017