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Economics and culture
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Throsby, C. D.

Economics and culture / David Throsby.

Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.

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Abstract: In an increasingly globalised world, economic and cultural imperatives can be seen as two of the most powerful forces shaping human behaviour. This book considers the relationship between economics and culture both as areas of intellectual discourse, and as systems of societal organisation. Adopting a broad definition of culture, it explores the economic dimensions of culture, and the cultural context of economics. The book is built on a foundation of value theory, developing the twin notions of economic and cultural value as underlying principles for integrating the two fields. Ideas of cultural capital and sustainability are discussed, especially as means of analysing the particular problems of cultural heritage, drawing parallels with the treatment of natural capital in ecological economics. The book goes on to discuss the economics of creativity in the production of cultural goods and services; culture in economic development; the cultural industries; and cultural policy.

Economic Perspectives on Cultural Heritage
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Hutter Michael

Economic Perspectives on Cultural Heritage

[S.l.] : Palgrave Macmillan, 1997

Abstract: The maintenance and effective use of cultural heritage involves important economic aspects yet the field of contemporary cultural policy is surprisingly void of comprehensive analysis from an economic perspective. Prominent academics and practitioners here fill this gap. They examine the theoretical background on the value of cultural heritage, consider policies from Italy, France, Britain and Japan and make concrete proposals for changes in cultural heritage policy.

The economics of cultural policy
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Throsby, David

The economics of cultural policy / David Throsby

Cambridge [etc.] : Cambridge university press, 2010

Abstract: Cultural policy is changing. Traditionally, cultural policies have been concerned with providing financial support for the arts, for cultural heritage and for institutions such as museums and galleries. In recent years, around the world, interest has grown in the creative industries as a source of innovation and economic dynamism. This book argues that an understanding of the nature of both the economic and the cultural value created by the cultural sector is essential to good policy-making. The book is the first comprehensive account of the application of economic theory and analysis to the broad field of cultural policy. It deals with general principles of policy-making in the cultural arena as seen from an economic point of view, and goes on to examine a range of specific cultural policy areas, including the arts, heritage, the cultural industries, urban development, tourism, education, trade, cultural diversity, economic development, intellectual property and cultural statistics.

Handbook of the economics of art and culture
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Handbook of the economics of art and culture / edited by Victor A. Ginsburgh and David Throsby.

1st ed.

Boston [Mass.] : Elsevier North-Holland, 2006-<2014>

Abstract: This volume emphasizes the economic aspects of art and culture, a relatively new field that poses inherent problems for economics, with its quantitative concepts and tools. Building bridges across disciplines such as management, art history, art philosophy, sociology, and law, editors Victor Ginsburgh and David Throsby assemble chapters that yield new perspectives on the supply and demand for artistic services, the contribution of the arts sector to the economy, and the roles that public policies play. With its focus on culture rather than the arts, Ginsburgh and Throsby bring new clarity.

Does the past have a future?
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Does the past have a future? : the political economy of heritage / edited by Alan Peacock ; Alan Peacock ... [et al.]

London : Institute of economic affairs, 1998

A handbook of cultural economics
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A handbook of cultural economics / edited by ed. Ruth Towse

2. ed

Cheltenham ; Northampton : Edward Elgar, 2011

The value of culture
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The value of culture : on the relationship between economics and arts / edited by Arjo Klamer.

Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, c1996.

Abstract: Challenging reappraisal of the relationship between cultural values and economics.