Is Digital Piracy Killing Pop Music?
For the week of May 8th, 2011
Guest: Joel Waldfogel, professor in the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, Frederick R Kappel Chair in Applied Economics
Issues: Did Napster kill quality pop music?; The rise of indie labels; The future of copyright and intellectual property; The future of major music labels; How other industries can learn from the music industry’s failure; How songs lose value over time and create hunger for new music