Posts tagged with 'Working Paper'

The Supply Constraint Problem in Economic Impact Analysis: An Arts/Sports Disparity

The focus of this paper is the failure to consider the severity of supply capacity constraints in the local economy that may generate as much as 100 percent crowding out or displacement of one type of visitor spending by another type of visitor spending.

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The Nature of Intellectual Property in the Mid-Twentieth Century

It helps us remember that positions in this intellectual property debate are conditioned as much by history as by logic.

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When Should Regions Bid for Artistic Resources?

Should regions make special bids to attract growth-enhancing resources? And more specifically, might the arts serve as such a resource? If so, under what conditions?

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Some Observations of Analyzing Economic Impact: A Case Study, the Economic Impact of the Staples Center on the City of Los Angeles

The purpose of this report is to assess the impact the Staples Center has had on the economy of the City of Los Angeles, and in so doing identify and analyze the problems involved in estimating the economic impact of public development projects.

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Liberty vs. Property? Cracks in the Foundation of Copyright Law

The appropriate approach to intellectual property is not abolition but fine-tuning in an effort to increase the gains from intellectual property generally.

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