George Robert Barker

Australian National University

Director

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200

Australia

London School of Economics

Visiting Fellow

London

United Kingdom

Law and Economics Consulting Associates Ltd

Consulting Director

Level 9 Chifley Tower

2 Chifley Sq

Sydney, New South Wales 2000

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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Assessing the Economic Impact of Copyright Law: Evidence of the Effect of Free Music Downloads on the Purchase of Music CDs

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 609 (30,663)

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copyright Law, economics, Internet peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing Music, downloads

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The Impact of Free Music Downloads on the Purchase of Music CDs in Canada

ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
George Robert Barker and Tim John Maloney
Australian National University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 413 (46,784)

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Copyright Law, economics, Internet peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing Music, downloads

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copyright law, economics, copyright exemptions, fair use, copyright safe harbours

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Third Party Litigation Funding in Australia and Europe

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Apr 2012
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 222 (69,777)
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Litigation funding, economics, Law, maintenance, champerty

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Evidence of the Effect of Free Music Downloads on the Purchase of Music CDs in Canada

Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2012, 9(2), 55-78
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Feb 2013
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 172 (110,570)

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Agreed Use and Fair Use: The Economic Effects of Fair Use and Other Copyright Exceptions in the Digital Age

2013 Annual Congress of the Society for Economic Research on Copyright Issues (SERCI) held in MINES ParisTech, Paris (France)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Jul 2013
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 130 (148,230)

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copyright law, economics, copyright exemptions, fair use, digital economy

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An Economic Model of Collective Redress, Relevant to Joinder Proceedings, Group Litigation and Class Actions

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 69 (249,852)

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Class action, scale effects, club goods, litigation funding

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Common Myths About the Economic Effect of Copyright Term Extensions for Sound Recordings

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 May 2015
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 45 (185,971)

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copyright law, economics, Copyright Term Limits, Copyright Term Extensions, piracy digital economy

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A 'Golden Age' for the Creative Sector? The Effect of Digitisation and the Spread of the Internet on Creative Industries

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Oct 2017
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 0 (447,400)

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Intellectual property, Copyright Law, economics

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The Contribution of ICT to Productivity in 18 OECD Countries: Focus on Australia

ANU Centre for Law and Economics Working Paper, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 May 2017
George Robert Barker, Melvyn Fuss and Leonard Waverman
Australian National University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and London Business School
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Productivity, Information and Communications Technologies, ICT, Economics, OECD Australia, applied econometrics

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Diminished Creative Industry Growth in Australia in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Feb 2017
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
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Intellectual property, Copyright Law, economic

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Digital Convergence and Diminished Creative Industry Growth: A New Zealand Case Study

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Aug 2016
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 0 (366,775)

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Intellectual property, Copyright Law, economics

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Claims to Expand Copyright Exceptions Driven by 'Bad Science'

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Jun 2016
George Robert Barker
Australian National University
Downloads 0 (318,122)

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Copyright Law, Economics, Copyright Exemptions, Fair Use, Digital Economy

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Copyright Term Extension Economic Effect on the New Zealand Economy

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 May 2016
George Robert Barker and Stan J. Liebowitz
Australian National University and University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics
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copyright law, economics, Copyright Term Limits, Copyright Term Extensions, piracy digital economy