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ISBN: 0833008285, 9780833008282
Authors: Stanley Besen, Sheila Nataraj Kirby
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: copying, royalties, optimal, appropriability, private
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Many owners of intellectual property have recently claimed substantial economic losses due to unauthorized copying made possible by new technologies. Most of these claims are based on inadequate data or erroneous assumptions. Most studies of the extent of the harm fail to compare the behavior of consumers and producers before and after copying is introduced and, in particular, to describe the like......
Author: Stanley Besen
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: intellectual, property, supply, costs, copying, reproduction, private
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This Note develops an analytic model of the behavior of producers of intellectual property (e.g. books and journals, computer software, pre-recorded videocassettes) when a technology that permits private copying is introduced. The model, which focuses on changes in the price of originals in response to copying, is used to analyze the effect of private copying on the profits of producers and the we......
ISBN: 0788125311, 9780788125317
Author: Diane Publishing Company
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: challenges, law, technology, copying, home, copyright
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Copyrights: General Copyright

Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 301This report first examines home recording technologies. Then, focusing primarily on audiotaping, examines the ambiguous legal status of home copying. The report considers the economic effects that home audiotaping may have on the recording industry, contrasted to the effects that restricting home taping might have on consumers. I......
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