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Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues

 

Managing Editor
Richard Watt (University of Canterbury)

Editorial Board Members
William J. Baumol (NYU and Princeton University)
Tyler Cowen (George Mason University)
Christian Handke (Erasmus University of Rotterdam)

Paul Heald (University of Illinois)
Stanley J. Liebowitz (University of Texas at Dallas)
Abhinay Muthoo (University of Warwick)
Richard A. Posner (University of Chicago)
Giovanni B. Ramello (University of Eastern Piedmont)
Lisa N. Takeyama (San Francisco State University)
Ruth Towse (Bournemouth University)

Published in two issues each year by the Society for Economic Research on Copyright Issues (SERCI). Each author of the papers published in this journal retains copyright in his/her work. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from SERCI and the author of each reproduced paper. Exceptions: Explicit permission from SERCI is not required for the reproduction of single articles for the purposes of teaching, research, and other scientific activities. An online version of this journal, plus information regarding subscriptions, submission of manuscripts, and advertising, is available on http://www.serci.org.

RERCI best paper. Each year since 2011 a prize is given to the best unsolicited paper published in this journal, as judged by a panel of experts in the field of copyright economics. The winners of the RERCI best paper prize to date are:

 

2012:

The Efficiency of Droit De Suite: An Experimental Assessment
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, Vol. 9, No. 1, 93-121
Maryam Dilmaghani and Jim Engle-Warnick

 

2011:

The Google Book Search Settlement: A Law and Economics Analysis
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 1, 7-50, 2011
Frank Mueller-Langer and Marc Scheufen 

 
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Contents:

Volume 10: Issue 2 | Issue 1

Volume 9:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 8:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 7:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 6:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 5:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 4:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 3:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 2:   Issue 2 | Issue 1
Volume 1:   Issue 2 | Issue 1


Volume 10

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Issue 2

Piracy of Intellectual Property: Past, Present, and Future
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(2); 1-26

Ian Novos and Michael Waldman

Copyright Enforcement and Quality Differentiation on the Internet
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(2), 27-54

Marine Lefort

The Economic Effects of Digitization on the Administration of Musical Copyrights
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(2), 55-67
Ruth Towse

Issue 1

Dissemination Must Serve Authors: How the U.S. Supreme Court Erred
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(1), 1-19.

Wendy J. Gordon

The Economics of Copyright Levies on Hardware
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(1), 20-35.

Patrick Legros and Victor A. Ginsburgh

Sound Earnings? The Income Structure of Swedish Composers 1990--2009
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(1), 36-73.

Staffan Albinsson

 

Volume 9

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Issue 2

Evidence of the Effect of Free Music Downloads on the Purchase of Music CDs in Canada
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, 9(2), 55-78

George Barker

More Music in Movies: What Box Office Data Reveals About the Availability of Public Domain Songs in Movies from 1968-2008
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 31-54, 2012, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 11-23
Paul J. Heald , Peibei Shi , Jeffrey Stoiber and Qingyao Zheng

Economics of Copyright Collecting Societies and Digital Rights: Is There a Case for a Centralised Digital Copyright Exchange?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, 9(2), 3-30
Ruth Towse

Issue 1

A Taxonomy of Empirical Research on Copyright - How Do We Inform Policy?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, Vol. 9, No. 1, 47-92
Christian Handke 

The Economics Fair Use/Dealing: Copyright Protection in a Fair and Efficient Way
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, Vol. 9, No. 1, 3-46
Marcel Boyer

 
The Efficiency of Droit De Suite: An Experimental Assessment
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, Vol. 9, No. 1, 93-121
Maryam Dilmaghani and Jim Engle-Warnick 


Volume 8

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Issue 2

Copyright in the Digital Age; Benefiting Users and Creators?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 2, 55-64, 2011
Peter Jenner 

What We Know, What We Don't Know, and What Policy-makers Would Like Us to Know About the Economics of Copyright
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 2, 101-120, 2011
Ruth Towse 


Copyright, Evidence and Lobbynomics: The World after the UK's Hargreaves Review
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 2, 65-100, 2011
Benjamin Mitra-Kahn 

Competition Policy, Patent Pools and Copyright Collectives
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 2, 3-34, 2011
Nancy Gallini 

Indefinitely Renewable Copyright and the Current Copyright System: A Two Country Setting Comparison
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 2, 35-54, 2011
Michael Y. Yuan and Koji Domon 

Issue 1

Revenue Sharing as Compensation for Copyright Holders
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 1, 51-97, 2011
Richard Watt 

The Google Book Search Settlement: A Law and Economics Analysis
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 8, No. 1, 7-50, 2011
Frank Mueller-Langer and Marc Scheufen 


Volume 7

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Issue 2

Digital Technology, Price Discrimination, and Copyright Duration Extension
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 2, 39-55, 2010
Michael Y. Yuan 

Fair Copyright Remuneration: The Case of Music Radio
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 2, 21-37, 2010
Richard Watt 

The Four P's of Digital Distribution in the Internet Era: Piracy, Pie-Splitting, and Pipe Control
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 2, 3-20, 2010
Joel Waldfogel 

Issue 1

Copyright and Open Access for Academic Works
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 1, 45-65, 2010
Frank Mueller-Langer and Richard Watt 

A Response to Prof. Shavell’s ‘Should Copyright of Academic Works Be Abolished?’
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 1, 31-44, 2010
Hossein Nabilou 

Copyright & Endogenous Market Structure: A Glimpse from the Journal Publishing Market
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 1, 7-29, 2010
Giovanni Battista Ramello 

Introduction: Copyright and the Publishing of Scientific Works
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 1, 1-6, 2010
Richard Watt 

Radio Airplay, Digital Music Sales and the Fallacy of Composition in New Zealand
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 7, No. 1, 67-81, 2010
Mehnaz Bandookwala 


Volume 6

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Issue 2

Bestselling Musical Compositions (1913-32) and Their Use in Cinema (1968-2007)
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6 No. 2, 31-60, 2009
Paul J. Heald 

Creativity and the Economics of the Copyright Controversy
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp 5-12, 2009
Harold Demsetz 

Decreasing Copyright Enforcement Costs: The Scope of a Graduated Response
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 2, 13-29, 2009
Olivier Bomsel and Heritiana Ranaivoson 

RERCI
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 2, 1-4, 2009
Richard Watt 

Issue 1

Forever Minus a Day? Calculating Optimal Copyright Term
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 1, 35-60, 2009
Rufus Pollock 

Law and Innovation in Copyright Industries
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 1, 61-82, 2009
Matthew J. Baker and Brendan Michael Cunningham 

Profitable Piracy in Music Industries
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1-11, 2009
Koji Domon and Tran D. Lam 

Should Different Information Economies Have the Same Duration of Copyright?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 6, No. 1, 13-33, 2009
Michael Y. Yuan 


Volume 5

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Issue 2

Open Standards and Interoperability in EU Digital TV: Economics and Policy Issues
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 2, 45-70, 2008
Nicola Matteucci 

The Economic Contribution of Copyright-Based Industries in Singapore
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 127-148, 2005
Kit B. Chow 

The Emergence of Musical Copyright in Europe from 1709 to 1850
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 2, 3-18, 2008
Frederic M. Scherer 

The Incentives for Contributing Digital Contents Over P2P Networks: An Empirical Investigation
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 2, 19-35, 2008
Fabrice Rochelandet and Tushar K Nandi 

Visual Artists' Resale Royalty: An Application of the Principal and Agent Model
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 2, 37-43, 2008
Maryam Dilmaghani 

Issue 1

Considering the Risk Dimension in the Administration of Copyright
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 1, 75-87, 2008
Ana Maria Tetrel 

Exclusion, Competition and Change: The Shifting Boundaries of the Television Market
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 1, 55-74, 2008
Giovanni Battista Ramello and Francesco Silva 

Restricting Access to Books on the Internet: Some Unanticipated Effects of US Copyright Legislation
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 1, 23-53, 2008
Paul A. David and Jared Rubin 

The Economics of Copyright Law: A Stocktake of the Literature
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 5, No. 1, 1-22, 2008
Ruth Towse , Christian Handke and Paul Stepan 


Volume 4

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Issue 2

Technological Transformation, Intellectual Property Rights and Second Best Theory
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 2, 5-28, 2007
Richard G. Lipsey 

The 'Competitive' Value of Music to Commercial Radio Stations
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 2, 29-50, 2007
Paul Audley and Marcel Boyer 

Optimal Copyright Over Time: Technological Change and the Stock of Works
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 2, 51-64, 2007
Rufus Pollock 

Guest Editor's Introduction
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1-3, 2007
Christian W. Handke 

Copyright from an Institutional Perspective: Actors, Interests, Stakes and the Logic of Participation
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 2, 65-97, 2007
Antonina Bakardjieva Engelbrekt 

Issue 1

Causes, Effects and Solutions of Piracy in the Computer Software Market
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 1, 63-86, 2007
Amy Marshall 

Copyright Versus Patents: The Open Source Software Legal Battle
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 1, 21-46, 2007
Francois Leveque and Yann Ménière 

Intellectual Property in Software Development: Trends, Strategies and Problems
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 1, 15-25, 2007
Knut Blind 

Private-Collective Software Business Models: Coordination and Commercialization Via Licensing
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 1, 47-61, 2007
Heli A. Koski 

Unauthorized Copying and Copyright Enforcement in Developing Countries: A Vietnam Case Study
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 1, 87-96, 2007
Koji Domon and Kiyoshi Nakamura 

Patent and/or Copyright for Software: What Has Been Done So Far?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 4, No. 1, 3-14, 2007
Richard Watt 


Volume 3

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Issue 2

Copyright and Creativity: An Application of Cultural Economics
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, 83-91, 2006
Ruth Towse 

Copyright: A Plea for Empirical Research
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, 3-13, 2006
Ivan P. L. Png 

Piracy and the Demand for Films: Analysis of Piracy Behavior in French Universities
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, 15-27, 2006
David Bounie , Patrick Waelbroeck and Marc Bourreau 

Plain Destruction or Creative Destruction? Copyright Erosion and the Evolution of the Record Industry
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, 29-51, 2006
Christian W. Handke 

Music Product as a Durable Good and Online Piracy
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, 53-66, 2006
Sougata Poddar 

DRMS, Economics, Copyright and Competition Law: The Australian Experience - The Economic Implications of Stevens v Sony
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 2, 67-82, 2006
Yee Lim 

Issue 1

Transactions Costs and Administered Markets: License Contracts for Music Performance Rights
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 1, 61-74, 2006
Michael A. Einhorn 

Bargaining Theory and Royalty Contract Negotiations
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 1, 19-27, 2006
Abhinay Muthoo 

Digital File Sharing and Royalty Contracts in the Music Industry: A Theoretical Analysis
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 1, 29-42, 2006
Norbert J. Michel 

Licensing and Royalty Contracts for Copyright
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1-17, 2006
Richard Watt 

Piracy Accommodation and the Optimal Timing of Royalty Payments
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No. 1, 43-60, 2006
Alan E. Woodfield 

Enforcement Sharing and Commercial Piracy
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 3, No.1, 83-97, 2006
Dyuti S. Banerjee 


Volume 2

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Issue 2

Copyright Levies as an Alternative Compensation Method for Recording Artists and Technological Development
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 25-39, 2005
Ville Oksanen and Mikko Valimaki 

DRMS: A New Strategic Stake for Content Industries: The Case of the Online Music Market
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 53-67, 2005
Joelle Farchy and Heritiana Ranaivoson 

Free Software and Intellectual Property in Brazil: Threats, Opportunites and Motivations
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 95-109, 2005
Antonio M. Buainain and Cassia I. C. Mendes 

Intellectual Property: How the Right to Keep it to Yourself Can Facilitate Dissemination
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 17-23, 2005
William J. Baumol 

Introduction
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 3-15, 2005
Marcel Boyer and Gilles McDougall 

P2P Music Sharing Networks: Why the Legal Fight Against Copiers May Be Inefficient
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 69-82, 2005
Fabrice Rochelandet and Fabrice Le Guel 

The Recording Industry's Digital Dilemma: Challenges and Opportunities in High Piracy Markets
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 83-94, 2005
Brett Keintz 

Digital File Sharing and the Music Industry: Was There a Substitution Effect?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 41-52, 2005
Norbert J. Michel 

OSS Production and Licensing Strategies of Software Firms
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 2, 111-125, 2005
Heli A. Koski 

Issue 1

Creative Pricing in Markets for Intellectual Property
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 1, 39-44, 2005
William R Johnson 

Economists' Topsy-Turvy View of Piracy
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2005, Vol. 2, No. 1, 5-17
Stan J. Liebowitz 

Intellectual Property and the Efficient Allocation of Social Surplus from Creation
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 1, 45-67, 2005
Michele Boldrin and David K. Levine 

Why Did Schumpeter Neglect Intellectual Property Rights?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2005, Vol. 2, No. 1, 69-74
Mark Blaug 

Indirect Appropriability 20 Years on
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 1, 1-4, 2005
Richard Watt 

The Limits of Indirect Appropriability in Markets for Copiable Goods
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 2, No. 1, 19-37, 2005
Justin P. Johnson and Michael Waldman 

Economists' Topsy-Turvy View of Piracy
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2005, Vol. 2, No. 1, 5-17
Stan J. Liebowitz 


Volume 1

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Issue 2

Guest Editors' Foreword
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 1-3, 2004
Francesco Silva and Giovanni Battista Ramello 

Intellectual Property Rights and Cultural Heritage: The Case of Non-Cumulative and Non-Degenerative Creation
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 97-117, 2004
Veronique Chossat and Christian Barrere 

P2P and Piracy: Challenging the Cultural Industries' Financing System
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 55-69, 2004
Joelle Farchy 

Should We Put Them in Jail? Copyright Infringement, Penalties and Consumer Behaviour: Insights from Experimental Data
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 81-95, 2004
Anna Maffioletti and Giovanni Battista Ramello 

The End of Copyright History?
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 5-10, 2004
Paul A. David 

Efficiency Considerations in Copyright Protection
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 11-27, 2004 
Marcel Boyer 

Sunk Costs, Free-Riding Justifications, and Compulsory Licensing of Interfaces
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 29-53, 2004
Net Le 

The Effect of Internet Piracy on Music Sales: Cross-Section Evidence
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 2, 71-79, 2004
Martin Peitz and Patrick Waelbroeck 

Issue 1

A Comment: Number-Crunching is Not Just a Neutral Activity
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2004, Vol. 1, No. 1, 79-82
Ruth Towse 

Book Review: The Economics of Copyright: Developments in Research and Analysis, by W. J. Gordon and R. Watt (Eds.)
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 173-175, 2004
Michael J. Rushton 

A Comment: The 'Copyright Factors'
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 71-78, 2004
Richard Watt 

Issues in Assessment of the Economic Impact of Copyright
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 27-40, 2004
Robert Picard and Timo Toivonen 

Some Challenges for Copyright-Related Quantification
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 41-50, 2004
Jeremy Thorpe 

The Economic Contribution of the Copyright-Based Sector in the Netherlands
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1 No. 1, 65-69, 2004
Jules Theeuwes 

The Elusive Symbiosis: The Impact of Radio on the Record Industry
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 93-118, 2004
Stan J. Liebowitz 

The Measurement of Copyright Industries: The US Experience
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 17-25, 2004
Steve Siwek 

The Socially Desirable Size of Copyright Fees
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 83-92, 2004
William J. Baumol 

The WIPO Guide on Surveying the Economic Contribution of the Copyright Industries
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 5-15, 2004
Dimiter Gantchev 

The Past and the Future of the Economics of Copyright
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 151-171, 2004
Richard Watt 

When Should the Bell Toll? The Economics of New Zealand's Debate on Indirect Liability for Internet Copyright Infringement
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 119-149, 2004
Alan E. Woodfield 

In Search of a Methodology to Assess the Copyright Industries in Developing Countries: The Experience of Mercosur and Chile
Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2004
Antonio M. Buainain 

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Aims and Scope

RERCI publishes papers on all topics that use economic theory to analyse any aspect of copyright management. Relevant topics include (but are not restricted to) both theoretical and empirical studies on the economic theory of copyright, efficient copyright management, the economics of copyright law and alternatives, the causes and effects of copyright infringement (piracy), the effects of digitalisation on efficient information management, collective management of copyright, royalty contract theory, remuneration mechanisms in general for intellectual property transactions, copying and sharing of information goods, copyright in an international context, and the economics of cultural goods and cultural policy.

Information to Authors

RERCI welcomes unsolicited manuscripts on all topics that use economic theory to analyse any issue relating copyright and economic theory. Relevant topics include (but are not restricted to) both theoretical and empirical studies on the economic theory of copyright, efficient utilisation of information and cultural goods, the economics of copyright law and alternatives, the causes and effects of copyright infringement (piracy), the effects of digitalisation on efficient information management, collective administration of copyright, royalty contract theory, remuneration mechanisms in general for intellectual property transactions, copying and sharing of information goods, copyright in an international context, and the economics of cultural goods and cultural policy. There is no submission fee. Submissions must be original, unpublished work, that is not under consideration at any other journal, and that will not be submitted to another journal while the manuscript is under consideration at RERCI. All submissions will be peer refereed. All submissions will be notified of an initial decision within 3 months of receipt of an electronic manuscript by RERCI.

  1. Manuscripts and editorial communication must be written in English, and should be submitted to the managing editor at Richard Watt, Managing Editor RERCI, as an e-mail attachment to
  2. In order to facilitate the submissions process, authors are urged to submit their manuscripts preferably in pdf format and using double spacing. All tables and figures should be clearly labelled and submitted in separate documents. Tables should be kept small. The manuscript should begin with a short abstract, and a short list of key words. Footnotes should be avoided where possible.
  3. Each manuscript should be accompanied by a cover letter that clearly indicates the authors’ addresses (both postal and e-mail) and affiliations as well as phone and fax contact numbers. It is understood that submission of a manuscript has been approved by all authors, and by the institution where the work was carried out.
  4. For the initial stages of the review process, any clear format for references, equation numbering and other details may be used, but authors of accepted papers will be required to submit an electronic copy of their paper that adheres as closely as possible to the format used by RERCI. The preferred format for this electronic copy is either MS Word or TeX.
  5. Authors are solely responsible for obtaining permissions to reproduce any copyrighted materials used in their manuscript. Where relevant, letters of permission should be submitted along with the manuscript. Also, it is understood that any person cited as a source of personal communications has approved such citation.
  6. Submission of a paper to the journal is taken to imply that permission for RERCI to publish the paper, if accepted, in any and all versions of the journal, has been granted by the author(s).
  7. Proofs will be sent to the corresponding author, where possible as pdf files attached to an e-mail message. Only brief corrections will be permitted at the proof stage.
  8. Three copies of the volume in which the paper appears will be provided to the corresponding author free of charge, as well as a pdf file from which additional off-prints can be made.

 

 

 

 

 

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