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Research software is essential for research data, so how should governments respond?

Barker, Michelle; Chue Hong, Neil P.; Katz, Daniel S.; Leggott, Mark; Treloar, Andrew; van Eijnatten, Joris; Aragon, Selina

Research software is becoming increasingly valued in the research ecosystem, and international and national policy practices are evolving to reflect this. This blog post provides an overview of the current state of international adoption of research software policies and how different countries address these, in order to lay out concrete advice and examples for national governments wishing to update their policies.

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