By Ruth Towse

What determines the cost of a pop live performance or an opera? Why does Hollywood dominate the movie undefined? Does unlawful downloading harm the checklist undefined? Does loose access to museums herald extra viewers? In A Textbook of Cultural Economics, first released in 2010, one of many world's prime cultural economists exhibits how we will use the theories and techniques of economics to reply to those and a number of different questions in regards to the arts (performing arts, visible arts and literature), background (museums and outfitted historical past) and inventive industries (the song, publishing and movie industries, broadcasting). utilizing overseas examples and protecting the main updated learn, the e-book doesn't think a previous wisdom of economics. it's supreme for college kids taking a direction at the economics of the humanities as a part of an arts management, enterprise, administration, or economics degree.

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