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Yes, here are a few studies on the effectiveness of mandates and other incentives:

  • Giordano R (2007) The Scientist: Secretive, Selfish, or Reticent? A Social Network Analysis. E-Social Science.
  • Hedstrom M, Niu J (2008) Research Forum Presentation: Incentives to Create “Archive-Ready” Data: Implications for Archives and Records Management. Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting.
  • Niu J (2006) Incentive study for research data sharing. A case study on NIJ grantees.
  • Piwowar HA (2011) Who Shares? Who Doesn't? Factors Associated with Openly Archiving Raw Research Data. PLoS ONE 6(7): e18657. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0018657
  • Tenopir C, Allard S, Douglass K, Aydinoglu AU, Wu L, et al. (2011) Data Sharing by Scientists: Practices and Perceptions. PLoS ONE 6(6): e21101. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0021101
  • Ventura B (2005) Mandatory submission of microarray data to public repositories: how is it working? Physiol Genomics 20: 153–156. doi: 10.1152/physiolgenomics.00264.2004.
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