Big data and security policies: Serving security, protecting freedom

Dennis Broeders, Erik Schrijvers, Ernst Hirsch Ballin

    Research output: Other contribution


    Big Data analytics in national security, law enforcement and the fight against fraud can reap great benefits for states, citizens and society but require extra safeguards to protect citizens’ fundamental rights. This requires new frameworks: a crucial shift is necessary from regulating the phase of the collection of data to regulating the phases of data analysis and use.
    Original languageEnglish
    TypePolicy brief
    Media of outputWRR website
    Number of pages34
    Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2017

    Publication series

    NameWRR_Policy Brief
    ISSN (Print)2352-1392


    • Big data
    • Security
    • Fundamental rights


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