Kris Erickson

University of Leeds

Associate Professor of Communication

School of Media and Communication

Leeds, Yorkshire LS2 9JT

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Ideas:
“  Current topics of interest: Creative economy business models; The role of intellectual property management in innovation; Characterizing the Wikimedia economy: how much does availability of free and open information contribute to social welfare?  ”

Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Valuation of Unprotected Works: A Case Study of Public Domain Photographs on Wikipedia

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Feb 2015
Paul J. Heald, Kris Erickson and Martin Kretschmer
University of Illinois College of Law, University of Leeds and University of Glasgow
Downloads 632 (40,673)

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public domain, copyright, valuation, econometrics, Wikipedia, photographs, composers, lyricists, value

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Copyright and the Economic Effects of Parody: An Empirical Study of Music Videos on the Youtube Platform and an Assessment of the Regulatory Options

Intellectual Property Office Research Paper No. 2013/24
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 May 2015
Kris Erickson, Martin Kretschmer and Dinusha Mendis
University of Leeds, University of Glasgow and Bournemouth University
Downloads 450 (62,728)

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parody, copyright, YouTube, music industry, fair dealing, IP, Hargreaves Review

3.

Regulating the Sharing Economy: Introduction to the Special Issue

Internet Policy Review 5(2)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Aug 2016
Kris Erickson and Inge Sørensen
University of Leeds and University of Glasgow - Centre for Cultural Policy Research
Downloads 282 (107,063)

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Sharing economy, gig economy, collaborative consumption, regulation, platforms, Uber, AirBnB

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Copyright and Viral Advertising in Participatory Culture

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2015
Kris Erickson
University of Leeds
Downloads 275 (109,998)

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Copyright, viral, advertising, intellectual property, participatory culture, YouTube

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Copyright and the Value of the Public Domain: An Empirical Assessment

Intellectual Property Office Research Paper, 2015 Forthcoming, University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-16
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2015
University of Leeds, University of Illinois College of Law, University of Zurich - Institute for Organization and Administrative Science, University of Glasgow and Bournemouth University
Downloads 270 (112,098)

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Public domain, copyright, innovation, SMEs, creativity, crowdfunding, wikipedia, open source, media, intellectual property

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'This Video is Unavailable': Analyzing Copyright Takedown of User-Generated Content on YouTube

(2018) Journal of Intellectual Property, Information Technology and E- Commerce Law (JIPITEC), 9(1)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 May 2018
Kris Erickson and Martin Kretschmer
University of Leeds and University of Glasgow
Downloads 222 (136,682)

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Copyright, Notice and Takedown, DMCA, YouTube, Parody, Hazards Model

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The European Commission's Public Consultation on the Review of EU Copyright Rules: A Response by the CREATe Centre

European Intellectual Property Review [E.I.P.R. 2014, 36(9), pp.547-553]
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Oct 2014
University of Glasgow, University of Glasgow, University of Newcastle, University of Leeds, University of Edinburgh - School of Law and University of Queensland
Downloads 142 (203,144)
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Copyright; Disabled persons; EU law; Libraries; Remuneration; Term of protection; User-generated content

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Empirical Approaches to Intermediary Liability

Chapter 5 in THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF INTERMEDIARY LIABILITY ONLINE (ed. Giancarlo Frosio), Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Kris Erickson and Martin Kretschmer
University of Leeds and University of Glasgow
Downloads 107 (251,549)

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intermediary liability, copyright, notice-and-takedown, platform regulation

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User Illusion: Ideological Construction of ‘User- Generated Content’ in the EC Consultation on Copyright

Internet Policy Review, 3(4), pp. 1-19
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Kris Erickson
University of Leeds
Downloads 94 (274,390)

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copyright, reform, Europe, EC user generated content, transformative use, remix, fair use, IP

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What Constitutes Evidence for Copyright Policy?

Create Working Paper No. 1, January 2013, University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-30
Number of pages: 136 Posted: 01 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2016
University of Glasgow, Bournemouth University - Business School, Nesta, University of Nottingham, School of law, University of Newcastle, University of Leeds, Intellectual Property Office (IPO), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of History and Arts, University of Illinois College of Law, Independent, Independent, University College London, University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Glasgow, Bournemouth University, Independent and University of Exeter - School of Law
Downloads 89 (284,070)
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copyright, evidence, methodology

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How Much Do Consumers Value Interoperability? Evidence from the Price of DVD Players

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Jul 2017
University of Leeds, University of Glasgow and University of Glasgow
Downloads 83 (296,680)
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DRM, copyright, interoperability, Media devices, Internet of Things, DVD players

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With Enough Eyeballs All Searches are Diligent: Mobilizing the Crowd in Copyright Clearance for Mass Digitization

Chicago-Kent Journal of Intellectual Property, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2017
Maurizio Borghi, Kris Erickson and Marcella Favale
Bournemouth University - Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management (CIPPM), University of Leeds and Bournemouth University
Downloads 64 (343,318)

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Oprhan Works, Mass Digitisation, Cultural Heritage, Crowdsourcing

13.

Can Creative Firms Thrive Without Copyright? Value Generation and Capture from Private-Collective Innovation

Business Horizons, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 May 2018
Kris Erickson
University of Leeds
Downloads 53 (376,208)

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Private-Collective Innovation, Copyright, Open Licensing, Creative Commons, Public Domain, Intellectual Property, Creative Industries

14.

Defining the Public Domain in Economic Terms – Approaches and Consequences for Policy

Etikk i praksis. Nordic Journal of Applied Ethics 2016(1) pp. 61-74.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 May 2016
Kris Erickson
University of Leeds
Downloads 30 (464,700)

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copyright, public domain, intellectual property, economic welfare, innovation, IP policy, UK IPO, public interest, freedom of expression

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Intellectual Property Enclosure and Economic Discourse in the 2012 London Olympic Games

Media, Culture and Society, 37(3), pp. 409-421, 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
Kris Erickson and Lingling Wei
University of Leeds and Bournemouth University - Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management (CIPPM)
Downloads 30 (464,700)

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Olympics, trade mark, enclosure, IP, mega sporting events, urban development, small business

16.

Research Perspectives on the Public Domain: Digital Conference Proceedings

CREATe Working Paper 2014/3, 2014
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Mar 2016
Kris Erickson and Martin Kretschmer
University of Leeds and University of Glasgow
Downloads 27 (479,620)

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copyright, public domain

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For Those Playing Along at Home: Four Perspectives on Shared Intellectual Property in Television Production

Todd Green and Kris Erickson (2014) ‘For Those Playing along at Home: Four Perspectives on Shared Intellectual Property in Television Production’, Journal of Media Business Studies 11(2): 1-19.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Todd Green and Kris Erickson
Bournemouth University and University of Leeds
Downloads 25 (490,394)

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television, TV, interactivity, IP, copyright, audiences, media, management, UGC

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What is the Commons Worth? Estimating the Value of Wikimedia Imagery by Observing Downstream Use

OpenSym ’18: The 14th International Symposium on Open Collaboration, August 22–24, 2018, Paris, France. ACM, New York, NY, USA. DOI: 10.1145/3233391.3233533
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Jul 2018
University of Leeds, Independent and University of Glasgow
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Wikimedia Commons, Peer Production, Economic Valuation, Creative Commons, Public Domain, Curation, Open Licensing