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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: file sharing | digital piracy | movies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1057928
Description: This study examines the impact of peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing on the Australian theatrical film industry. Using a large data set of torrent downloads observed on three popular P2P networks, we fin ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1140751
Description: Like many professional sports leagues, the Australian Football League (AFL) operates an unbalanced schedule in which each team plays other teams an unequal number of times (once or twice) each season. ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/288700
Description: Many movie markets are characterised by extensive uniform pricing practices, hampering the ability to estimate price elasticities of demand. Australia presents a rare exception, with most cinemas offe ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281059
Description: In recent years, Australian films have failed to capture the public’s attention at the Australian box office. Why? Do Australians have an aversion to their own films? Or does the release strategy—adve ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281045
Description: This study investigates and compares predictions of opening weekend box office revenue from an online prediction game, the Derby, and an online prediction market, the Hollywood Stock Exchange (HSX), u ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281452
Description: Does Hollywood dominate world cinema markets with American taste, culture, and values through the exportation of films produced mainly for its domestic (US and Canada) market? Or does Hollywood supply ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281489
Description: The film industry provides a myriad of interesting problems for economic contemplation. From the initial concept of an idea through production, distribution and finally exhibition there are many aspec ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281506
Description: This article develops a simple theoretical framework to show how forecasters may bias downward point predictions under the assumption that the asymmetric loss function is directly related to the (Mean ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281520
Description: This article investigates the box office performance of films defined as being 'African American', with respect to their cast and content material, against those which are not. Using a large sample of ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281560
Description: This study considers the Australian DVD industry using a data set of retail sales for over 44,800 titles 1997-2007. A sub-sample of 760 titles which also received an initial theatrical release reveals ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281539
Description: This article investigates De Vany's (2004) application of the Pareto distribution to the careers of actors and directors by considering a sample of movie producers. The results support the Pareto dist ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/310300
Description: A number of experimental studies have found that pari-mutuel markets possess the ability to aggregate information privately held by individuals and therefore act as prediction markets. However, all pr ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281567
Description: This paper explores illegal music file-sharing activity and its effect on Australian sales of singles in the physical and digital retail markets. Using fifteen weeks of Australian Recording Industry A ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281573
Description: This study considers a frailty duration approach to modelling the life-length of a sample of 360 films that went into wide release at the Australian box office from 1 January 2000 to 31 December 2005. ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281607
Description: Recent empirical literature has identified the importance ofinformation transmission in creating box office blockbusters. It has been shown that box office revenue distributions are characterised by e ... More
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