Tag: Intellectual Property

So That’s Why the Corporations Are Buying Up Copyrights

“Monopolists maximize profits by restricting supply, elementary economics teaches us, and a simple way to restrict supply of artistic work is to make sure that not too many equivalent western movies, adventure novels, comic novels, symphonic pieces, and so on, are available for purchase at any given point in time. … The cheap paperback version of a sixty-year-old spy story… Read more →