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  1. The Intellectual Property Debate

    The Intellectual Property Debate

    Edited by Meir Perez Pugatch
    Intellectual property (IP) has become one of the most influential and controversial issues in today’s knowledge-based society. This challenging book exposes the reader to key issues at the heart of the public debate now taking place in the field of IP. It considers IP at the macro level where it affects many issues. These include: international trade policy, ownership of breakthrough technologies, foreign direct investment, innovation climates, public–private partnerships, competition rules and public health where it is strongly embedded in contemporary business decision making. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 178.00   Web: $ 160.20
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  2. The Economics of Experiences, the Arts and Entertainment

    The Economics of Experiences, the Arts and Entertainment

    Åke E. Andersson, David E. Andersson
    The Economics of Experiences, the Arts and Entertainment serves as a welcome and unique introduction to various economic aspects of the production and consumption of art and entertainment products. The book begins with analyses and discussion of neoclassical production and utility functions, with a focus on art and entertainment as instances of experience goods or services. The authors then go on to present alternative Austrian and institutional approaches which focus on the role of creative entrepreneurs in the market process. Aesthetic and psychological theories are also discussed with a focus on their impact on producers’ and consumers’ decisions, as well as historical examples of creative centres, such as Renaissance Florence and Post World War II New York. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  3. Economics Uncut

    Economics Uncut

    Edited by Simon W. Bowmaker
    This highly innovative and intriguing book applies principles of microeconomics to unusual settings to inspire students, teachers and scholars alike in the ‘dismal science’. Leading experts show how economics reaches into the strangest of places and throws light onto the occasionally dark side of human nature. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 199.00   Web: $ 179.10
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    2006   Paperback Price: $ 64.00   Web: $ 51.20
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  4. Developments in the Economics of Copyright

    Developments in the Economics of Copyright

    Edited by Lisa N. Takeyama, Wendy J. Gordon, Ruth Towse
    This innovative and insightful book, written by some of the leading academics in the field, advances research frontiers on intellectual property and copyright issues. Topics addressed include: peer-to-peer music file sharing, optimal fair use standards, the benefits of copyright collectives, copyright and market entry, alternatives to copyright, the impact of copyright on knowledge production, the proper balance between copyright and competition law, and the application of systematic principles to issues that arise at the periphery of intellectual property law – all with an eye toward economics. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  5. Cultural Diversity and International Economic Integration

    Cultural Diversity and International Economic Integration

    Edited by Paolo Guerrieri, P. L. Iapadre, Georg Koopmann
    This book aims to improve the understanding of the relationship between cultural diversity and international economic integration and its implications for global governance of the audio-visual sector. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  6. The State and the Arts

    The State and the Arts

    John W. O’Hagan
    At a time when state assistance to the arts sector has come under considerable scrutiny both in Europe and the United States, this book comprehensively examines the evolution of, and rationale for, state involvement with the so-called ‘high’ arts on both continents. It offers an overview of the key economic issues arising in relation to the state and the arts in these regions, with a detailed analysis of the European and American models of state assistance to the high arts sector. Learn More
    1998   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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