Digital Music and Online Sharing: Software Piracy 2.0?

Communications of the ACM, Vol. 46, No. 7, pp. 107-111, July 2003

5 Pages Posted: 10 Apr 2004

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Sudip Bhattacharjee

University of Connecticut - Department of Operations & Information Management; US Census Bureau

Ram D. Gopal

University of Connecticut - Department of Operations & Information Management

G. L. Sanders

SUNY at Buffalo - School of Management; State University of New York (SUNY) - Management Science and Systems

Abstract

Considering the similarities and unique characteristics of online file sharing and software piracy.

Keywords: Digital music, piracy, software, online audio quality, sampling, online subscription

JEL Classification: C15, D83, L15, L82, 033, Z1

Suggested Citation

Bhattacharjee, Sudip and Gopal, Ram D. and Sanders, G. Lawrence, Digital Music and Online Sharing: Software Piracy 2.0?. Communications of the ACM, Vol. 46, No. 7, pp. 107-111, July 2003, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=527342

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Ram D. Gopal

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G. Lawrence Sanders

SUNY at Buffalo - School of Management ( email )

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