The second edition of this widely acclaimed and extensively cited collection of original contributions by specialist authors reflects changes in the field of cultural economics over the last eight years. Thoroughly revised chapters alongside new topics and contributors bring the Handbook up-to-date, taking into account new research, literature and the impact of new technologies in the creative industries. The book covers a range of topics encompassing the creative industries as well as the economics of the arts and culture, and includes chapters on: economics of art (including auctions, markets, prices, anthropology), artists' labour markets, creativity and the creative economy, cultural districts, cultural value, globalization and international trade, the internet, media economics, museums, non-profit organisations, opera, performance indicators, performing arts, publishing, regulation, tax expenditures, and welfare economics.Art dealers mediate supply and demand on the primary and secondary markets for art. ... From surveys in some national markets, the average annual revenue seems to be several hundred thousands of dollars annually. ... Even when their enterprise fails to make money by then, a partnera#39;s income, pre-existing wealth or side jobs may allow art dealers to continue their business longer than would be theanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Handbook of Cultural Economics|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2011-01-01|