Peaceful revolutions: crowdfunding the commons (podcast)

Today I presented an outline of my research at QUT Law School‘s lunchtime research seminars. This project examines new models for producing knowledge and cultural goods – books, films, and music – through collective action. For a long time, copyright scholars have assumed that apart from some limited public subsidies, a private property right in Read more about Peaceful revolutions: crowdfunding the commons (podcast)[…]

CCI Seminar: Ruth Towse, Cultural economics and the digital creative economy

At CCI today, Ruth Towse gave a presentation on copyright and cultural economics (audio should be available soon). Towse’s core argument today was that cultural economics has a lot to add to our understanding of copyright, and that copyright should be more central to cultural policy. First, Towse notes that cultural economics needs more theory Read more about CCI Seminar: Ruth Towse, Cultural economics and the digital creative economy[…]