Piracy and music sales: The effects of an anti-piracy law

•We investigate the effects of a copyright protection reform on illegal file sharing and music sales.•We find that the reform decreased Internet traffic by 16 percent during the subsequent six months.•We find that the reform increased music sales by 36 percent during the subsequent six months. The i...

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Volume: 105
Main Author: Adermon, Adrian
Liang, Che-Yuan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.09.2014
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Uppsala universitet, Nationalekonomiska institutionen
published in: Journal of economic behavior & organization Vol. 105; pp. 90 - 106
ORCID: 0000-0002-6016-0546
0000-0002-7062-4308
Data of publication: September 2014
ISSN: 0167-2681
1879-1751
EISSN: 1879-1751
Discipline: Business
Economics
Subjects:
M48
D12
K42
D04
K11
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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