publication . Preprint . Book . Part of book or chapter of book . 2004

The Book Publishing Industry

Jean-Paul Simon; Giuditta de Prato;
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  • Published: 16 Nov 2004
Abstract
This report offers an in-depth analysis of the major economic developments in the book publishing industry. The analysis integrates data from a statistical report published earlier as part of this project. The report is divided into 4 main parts. Chapter 1, the introduction, puts the sector into an historical perspective. Chapter 2 introduces the markets at a global and regional level; describes some of the major EU markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom). Chapter 3 analyses the value network of the European book publishing industry, identifying the transformations taking place in the value network and in business models as a result of the...
Subjects
free text keywords: Media, Book Publishing market, Industry structure, Digital, Public policy, eBook, eInk, jel:L2, jel:L82, Publishing, business.industry, business, Engineering, Printing press, law.invention, law, Statistical Report, Business model, Value network, Public policy, Economy
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2 Total size of the media and entertainment market in 2009 according to PWC was 1 357 US $ billion. Media and entertainment includes: internet access fees, internet advertising, TV fees, TV advertising, recorded music, filmed entertainment, video games, consumer magazine publishing, newspaper publishing, radio, book publishing, business-to-business publishing.

3 Thomson, J.B (2010), p. 116, Table 6: The 12 largest publishers in the US, 2007-2008.

4 Association of American Publishers.

8 PianteEBook, Redazione, October 12th, 2011, “The Global eBook Market", available at http://www.pianetaebook.com/2011/10/the-global-ebook-market-lo-speciale-di-pianeta-ebook-10642/2 (last accessed: August 9th, 2012).

9 PiantaEbook, Redazione, December 9th, 2011, "L'AIE fotografa il mercato degli eBook in Italia nel 2011"; available at: http://www.pianetaebook.com/2011/12/laie-fotografa-il-mercato-degli-ebook-in-italia-nel2011-11749 (last accessed: August 9th, 2012).

10 PianteEBook, Redazione, October 12th, 2011, “The Global eBook Market", available at http://www.pianetaebook.com/2011/10/the-global-ebook-market-lo-speciale-di-pianeta-ebook-10642/2 (last accessed: August 9th, 2012).

11 PianteEBook, Redazione, October 12th, 2011, “The Global eBook Market", available at http://www.pianetaebook.com/2011/10/the-global-ebook-market-lo-speciale-di-pianeta-ebook-10642/2 (last accessed: August 9th, 2012).

12 AGCOM relazione Annuale 2011, available at: http://www.agcom.it/Default.aspx?message=viewrelazioneannuale&idRelazione=27 (last accessed: August 9th, 2012).

13 http://www.federacioneditores.org/SectorEdit/DatosEstadisticos.asp

20 Source: D. Zwirn, CEO of Numilog a subsidiary of Hachette dedicated to e-books, intervention at the "Les modèles économiques du livre" Conference, Innovation and Regulation Chair, 2010.

22 IPSOS-CNL (March 2010). Source : http://www.centrenationaldulivre.fr/?Le-livre-sera-t-il-numerique.

23 Austria (adopted in 2000), Denmark (2001), Germany (de facto since 1887, but legally since 2002), Greece (1997), Italy (2005), Luxemburg, the Netherlands (2005), Norway, Portugal (1996), Spain (1975).

24 Source: International Publishers Association (IPA). http://www.internationalpublishers.org/index.php/- industry-policy/-fixed-book-price/pros-a-cons

25 Loi no 2011-590 du 26 mai 2011 relative au prix du livre numérique (J.O. dated 28 May 2011). Nate Anderson, « France attempts to impose e-book prices on Apple, others”, available at: http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/05/france-attempts-to-impose-e-book-prices-on-appleothers.ars

26 The text of the notifications (2010/616/F and 2010/710/F) by the European Commission can be found in: Sénat, Rapport au nom de la commission de la culture, de l'éducation et de la communication sur la proposition de loi, modifiée par l'assemblée nationale, relative au prix du livre numérique, no. 339, dated 9 March 2011.

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publication . Preprint . Book . Part of book or chapter of book . 2004

The Book Publishing Industry

Jean-Paul Simon; Giuditta de Prato;