Posts Tagged ‘Bruce Springsteen’

  • Dynamic Pricing for Tickets Displays the Power of Prices

    Elasticity: Concert Tickets

    Jun 5, 13 • 827 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Households, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    At 9 A.M. during the first minute of the first day that tickets go on sale for a concert, have you ever experienced a constant busy signal or no access to the website? The reason might be the price of the ticket. Pascal Courty, an economist who has studied

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    Song Rights

    Aug 20, 11 • 228 Views • Businesses, Innovation, Labor, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    When do we own what we create? It depends. For Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel, hit albums controlled by record companies might soon become theirs again. During the mid-1970s, the Congress decided that after 35 years, a musician could regain the copyright