| Ernesto |
New research published by the European Union Intellectual Property Office shows that piracy hurts both digital and physical music sales. In EU countries the total losses are roughly 5% of yearly revenues, which equals €170 million. In addition, piracy also triggers secondary losses for governments and the public sector.
# ! ☠ … #Biased ‘#Studies’… once again.
# ! 😎 See, for example, from Ernesto too, on March 18, 2013, ‘Online Music Piracy Doesn’t Hurt Sales, European Commission Finds’
# ! … Which is it then?
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(# By the way, look which countries complain more… and their own ‘Piracy’ rates…)
[# ! Note: … what does ‘expected additional revenue’ want to mean…?]