The P2P Effect on CD Sales

Via Lessig comes this study on P2P music sharing and CD sales. It found that increased availability via P2P did not correlate with decreased sales. The methodology that they used to arrive at that was interesting, watching US album sales as German school schedules led to spikes in P2P activity.

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